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|Summary:||F15->F16 via preupgrade with two disks -> incorrect disk being mounted|
|Component:||preupgrade||Assignee:||Richard Hughes <hughsient>|
|Status:||CLOSED WONTFIX||QA Contact:||Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
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|Last Closed:||2013-02-13 09:36:22 EST||Type:||---|
|oVirt Team:||---||RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:|
Description ftmSpamBox 2011-11-13 16:53:56 EST
Description of problem: Laptop has two disk drives (sda and sdb). sda was the working drive in F15, and sdb was used for backup. After the preupgrade from F15 to F16,sdb is used for the /boot, / and /home partitions, but the grub screen which comes up is that from sda1 (grub2). The /boot and /home still exist on sda, but the / partition (sda3) appears to be gone. As far as I can tell, the system is running F15 from the partition on sdb. Here are the relevant lines from the current /etc/mtab: /dev/sdb3 / ext4 rw 0 0 /dev/sdb1 /boot ext3 rw 0 0 /dev/sdb2 /home ext4 rw 0 0 The last backed up /etc/mtab from F15: /dev/sda3 / ext4 rw 0 0 /dev/sda1 /boot ext3 rw 0 0 /dev/sda2 /home ext4 rw 0 0 Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): F16 How reproducible: Steps to Reproduce: 1. 2. 3. Actual results: Expected results: Additional info: The disk arrangement was not a RAID setup. Also, part of my problem in correcting the disk drive issue is the new grub2 - something I'm not yet familiar with.
Comment 1 Fedora End Of Life 2013-01-16 08:43:06 EST
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Comment 2 Fedora End Of Life 2013-02-13 09:36:24 EST
Fedora 16 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2013-02-12. Fedora 16 is no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further security or bug fix updates. As a result we are closing this bug. If you can reproduce this bug against a currently maintained version of Fedora please feel free to reopen this bug against that version. Thank you for reporting this bug and we are sorry it could not be fixed.