3 Replies Latest reply: Mar 6, 2013 10:51 AM by Frederic Pariente-Oracle RSS

    Failure installing Solaris 11.1

    Frederic Pariente-Oracle
      Booted from a S11.1 the LiveCD, chose to install on my laptop's hard-drive in a free partition, installation goes well but fails at the very end.
      Tried a couple of times, failed both times. Can someone help? Thanks!

      Log tail :

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      PROGRESS REPORT: progress percent:98 transfer-misc completed.
      2012-12-21 10:30:41,181 InstallationLogger.transfer-media INFO === Executing transfer-media Checkpoint ===
      PROGRESS REPORT: progress percent:99 Beginning CPIO transfer
      2012-12-21 10:30:43,313 InstallationLogger.transfer-media INFO Transferring files to /a
      PROGRESS REPORT: progress percent:99 Transferring contents
      PROGRESS REPORT: progress percent:99 Transferring contents
      PROGRESS REPORT: progress percent:99 Transferring contents
      PROGRESS REPORT: progress percent:99 Transferring contents
      2012-12-21 10:31:01,821 InstallationLogger ERROR Error occurred during execution of 'generate-sc-profile' checkpoint.
      Traceback (most recent call last):
      File "/usr/lib/python2.6/vendor-packages/solaris_install/engine/__init__.py", line 829, in executecheckpoints
      completed = True
      File "/usr/lib/python2.6/vendor-packages/solaris_install/manifest/writer.py", line 293, in execute
      except IOError:
      File "/usr/lib/python2.6/vendor-packages/solaris_install/manifest/writer.py", line 190, in write
      self.logger.exception(msg)
      File "/usr/lib/python2.6/vendor-packages/solaris_install/data_object/cache.py", line 397, in generate_xml_manifest
      File "/usr/lib/python2.6/vendor-packages/solaris_install/data_object/__init__.py", line 595, in get_xml_tree
      ancestor = self._parent
      File "/usr/lib/python2.6/vendor-packages/solaris_install/data_object/__init__.py", line 576, in __create_xml_tree

      File "/usr/lib/python2.6/vendor-packages/solaris_install/data_object/__init__.py", line 576, in __create_xml_tree

      File "/usr/lib/python2.6/vendor-packages/solaris_install/data_object/__init__.py", line 555, in __create_xml_tree
      for child in self._children:
      File "/usr/lib/python2.6/vendor-packages/solaris_install/sysconfig/profile/__init__.py", line 192, in to_xml

      File "/usr/lib/python2.6/vendor-packages/solaris_install/sysconfig/profile/support_info.py", line 786, in to_xml
      # dashes in the property names.
      AttributeError: 'NoneType' object has no attribute 'strip'
      2012-12-21 10:31:01,852 InstallationLogger ERROR ERROR: Execution FAILED
      2012-12-21 10:31:01,852 InstallationLogger ERROR Checkpoint [generate-sc-profile] logged error: ['NoneType' object has no attribute 'strip']
      2012-12-21 10:31:01,945 InstallationLogger INFO Next screen is screen [8] [Failure Screen]