Bug 543810

Summary: Wrong boot flag
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Krishnadas K R <krishnadaskr>
Component: anacondaAssignee: Anaconda Maintenance Team <anaconda-maint-list>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: 12CC: anaconda-maint-list, hdegoede, vanmeeuwen+fedora
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Description Krishnadas K R 2009-12-03 02:59:47 EST
Description of problem:
While trying to install f12 into extended logical partiions boot flag is set onto the /boot partition causing no booting (even after selection of mbr). had to manualy check the boot flag on the primary partion (consist windows) .

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

Fedora 12 Desktop Edition Live , Anaconda
How reproducible:

Installing to extended logical partion for dual boot setup with windows

Steps to Reproduce:
1.sda1 -windows
2.sda8 - /boot -512MB -ext4
3.sda9 - / - 10gb - ext4
4. sda10 - swap - 1024 mb
Actual results:

no grub boot loader 

Expected results:

a grub boot loader with selction menu fedora and other
Additional info:
Comment 1 Hans de Goede 2009-12-03 03:04:06 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 533658 ***
Comment 2 Krishnadas K R 2009-12-03 04:30:51 EST
I am facing this bug for first time because i used the live media. from now on will use only the install DVD which i used for all previous version.