Bug 767

Summary: System does not unmount addtional partitions cleanly after installation.
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: geaddict
Component: installerAssignee: David Lawrence <dkl>
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Description geaddict 1999-01-09 18:57:33 UTC
After installing RedHat 5.2 using previously formatted
partitions on 2 disks (other than the root partition) and
creating non-standard mount points for each (/apps and
/private) I noticed that the system did not cleanly unmount
them. This did not have a detrimental effect as the drives
had no activity on them and checked out ok on restart. I do
not know if this bug occurs with new partitions or just the
previously formatted ones (or if mount points have a bearing
) as I have not tested for it yet.


Gerry Mackinnon

Comment 1 David Lawrence 1999-01-13 00:01:59 UTC
I could not get this to happen on several installs attempted in the
test lab. I tried both installs and upgrades to drives that already
had formatted partitions set up the way you stated and also with out.