Bug 5516

Summary: Installer doesn't detect all the ext2 space available
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: anthony_placilla
Component: util-linuxAssignee: Jay Turner <jturner>
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Version: 6.1CC: srevivo
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Description anthony_placilla 1999-10-04 21:21:24 UTC
I did a KDE workstation install. HDA is a 540mb drive set up
with / & 80mb swap. HDC is an empty drive (540mb) previously
formated with /home & /usr. Wiped drive clean. Just left
them formatted. Installer complained about not enough space
in/  . Went back & checked & the installer never checked HDC
for space & never put any partitions on it. After manually
partitioning drive it continued on fine.

Comment 1 Jay Turner 2000-04-17 16:52:59 UTC
This issue is resolved in the Red Hat Linux 6.2 installer which is able to make
use of multiple drives.