[master/rhel7-branch] Take II: Make sure /boot is not LVM LV if we're on s390x (#873135)

Samantha N. Bueno sbueno+anaconda at redhat.com
Tue Dec 9 16:36:28 UTC 2014

During s390x ks installations, if you had explicitly defined partitions
and decided to put /boot on LVM, it would be allowed. Well, don't allow

Resolves: rhbz#873135
 pyanaconda/kickstart.py | 5 +++++
 1 file changed, 5 insertions(+)

diff --git a/pyanaconda/kickstart.py b/pyanaconda/kickstart.py
index 4122c02..1e5b993 100644
--- a/pyanaconda/kickstart.py
+++ b/pyanaconda/kickstart.py
@@ -775,6 +775,11 @@ class LogVolData(commands.logvol.RHEL7_LogVolData):
         storage.doAutoPart = False
+        # FIXME: we should be running sanityCheck on partitioning that is not ks
+        # autopart, but that's likely too invasive for #873135 at this moment
+        if self.mountpoint == "/boot" and blivet.arch.isS390():
+            raise KickstartValueError(formatErrorMsg(self.lineno, msg="/boot can not be of type 'lvmlv' on s390x"))
         # we might have truncated or otherwise changed the specified vg name
         vgname = ksdata.onPart.get(self.vgname, self.vgname)

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