Opened 9 years ago

Closed 5 years ago

#7087 closed bug (fixed)

[BootManager] "No space available!" on drives without MBR

Reported by: diver Owned by: axeld
Priority: normal Milestone: R1
Component: Applications/BootManager Version: R1/Development
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked By: Blocking:
Has a Patch: no Platform: All

Description

This is hrev40188, gcc4hybrid.

No space available sounds like there is not enough free space.

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bootman.png (17.3 KB ) - added by diver 9 years ago.

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Change History (8)

comment:1 by laplace, 9 years ago

I don't understand the problem. Is this the right screenshot?

comment:2 by laplace, 9 years ago

Cc: axeld added

by diver, 9 years ago

Attachment: bootman.png added

comment:3 by diver, 9 years ago

Ah, yeah, sorry. I corrected the screenshot.

comment:4 by laplace, 9 years ago

I guess the error indicates that there is not enough space to write the MBR and the 2nd part of the boot menu code without overwriting another partition. Maybe an explanation should be added to the page?

comment:5 by laplace, 9 years ago

Owner: changed from laplace to axeld
Status: newassigned

Reassigned to Axel, as I am not sure, if CC did work.

comment:6 by axeld, 9 years ago

Cc: axeld removed

No worry, I am subscribed to the ticket mailing list, and always get notified about all changes; no need to CC me.

In any case, yes, the current solution is not optimal, and the "no space available" should be changed if there is no intel partitioning used. I wouldn't mind add a tool tip to the list item, explaining why it's not possible to install there.

comment:7 by pulkomandy, 5 years ago

Resolution: fixed
Status: assignedclosed

Used a different message in hrev48359.

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