[blivet][master/rhel7-branch] Make sure bootDevice is not LVM LV if we're on s390x (#873135)

Samantha N. Bueno sbueno+anaconda at redhat.com
Mon Dec 8 21:35:46 UTC 2014

For whatever reason, during s390x ks installations, if you tried to
set /boot on LVM, it would be allowed. Well, don't allow it.

Resolves: rhbz#873135
 blivet/__init__.py | 4 ++++
 1 file changed, 4 insertions(+)

diff --git a/blivet/__init__.py b/blivet/__init__.py
index 483f97d..d410bb3 100644
--- a/blivet/__init__.py
+++ b/blivet/__init__.py
@@ -1820,6 +1820,10 @@ class Blivet(object):
             log.info("user specified that bootloader install be skipped")
+        # Make sure bootDevice is not LVM LV if we're on s390x
+        if arch.isS390() and self.bootDevice.type == "lvmlv":
+            raise StorageError("/boot can not be of type 'lvmlv' on s390x")
         # Need to make sure bootDrive has been setup from the latest information
         self.ksdata.bootloader.execute(self, self.ksdata, None)
         self.bootloader.stage1_disk = self.devicetree.resolveDevice(self.ksdata.bootloader.bootDrive)

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