[Honeywall] trouble installing honeywall - "Could not allocate requested partitions"

Jonas Pfoh pfoh at sec.in.tum.de
Tue Aug 11 06:06:05 EDT 2009


Thanks Earl,
Indeed that was problem.  Trying now to setup the data 
collection/processing software on an ubuntu server.  Is there a mailing 
list for sebek, hflow, etc specific questions? can I ask here, once they 
inevitably come?

Thanks,
Jonas

Earl wrote:
> Planning some serious data collection? ;)
> 
> If the RAID array is supported by CentOS 5.0 it *should* work.  I 
> suspect your array is not supported.  Suggest searching for someone 
> running CentOS 5.x with your RAID array as a start.
> 
> Good luck.
> 
> Earl
> 
> 
> On Mon, 10 Aug 2009 09:12:54 -0400 Jonas Pfoh <pfoh at sec.in.tum.de> 
> wrote:
>> Hi all,
>>
>> I am having an issue installing honeywall onto a machine.  The 
>> error 
>> message that we get is the following:
>>
>> Could not allocate requested partitions:
>> Partitioning failed: Could not allocate
>> partitions as primary partitions.
>>
>> Not enough space left to create partition
>> for /.
>>
>> Press 'OK' to reboot your system
>>
>> It seems that this problem is quite prevalent with users trying to 
>>
>> install honeywall in a VM, however this is not the case with our 
>> install.  We are trying to install directly onto hardware.  Any 
>> ideas 
>> what the issue might be??  We are installing onto a raid array, 
>> could 
>> this cause issues??
>>
>> any help is appreciated.
>> -Jonas Pfoh
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