Bug 597317

Summary: System unbootable due to MBR table not in sync with GPT after install
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Jurgen Kramer <gtmkramer>
Component: anacondaAssignee: Anaconda Maintenance Team <anaconda-maint-list>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: 13CC: anaconda-maint-list, jonathan, vanmeeuwen+fedora
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Description Jurgen Kramer 2010-05-28 16:05:52 UTC
Description of problem:
After installing F13 x86_64 on my 2009 Mac Mini it would not boot F13. I found that the MBR partition table was not synced with the GPT.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
anaconda 13.42

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install F13 on Mac Mini
2. Reboot
Actual results:
F13 fails to start

Expected results:

Additional info:
System boots through refit. I used the refit tools to sync the MBR.

BTW If I remember correctly I had the same problem with F10 and reported the bug...

Comment 1 Chris Lumens 2010-05-28 17:12:59 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 503149 ***