[fedora-virt] Problem installing KVM gueast on LMV

M A Young m.a.young at durham.ac.uk
Tue Jun 2 14:00:55 UTC 2009

On Mon, 1 Jun 2009, Leonid Flaks wrote:

> All goes well to the point when anaconda is trying to do partitioning. At 
> this moment I see error on the screen - "Error allocating requested 
> partitions. Partitioning failed. Could not allocate partitions as primary 
> partitions. Not enough space left to create partition /boot. Press OK to exit 
> the installer."
> kickstart has the following partitions information:
> part /boot --asprimary --fstype="ext3" --size=100
> part / --fstype="ext3" --size=2000
> part swap --fstype="swap" --size=500
> part /var/log --fstype="ext3" --size=250
> part /usr --fstype="ext3" --size=1 --grow
> /dev/vg-virt/LV1 is 9G - should be plenty of space.

Is it empty? Do you have a line like
clearpart --linux
in your kickstart file? This might be a kickstart problem, not a 
virtualization one.

 	Michael Young

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