Bug 122018 - installing grub fails if /boot is XFS
Summary: installing grub fails if /boot is XFS
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 117968
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda   
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: i686 Linux
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Assignee: Jeremy Katz
QA Contact: Mike McLean
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Reported: 2004-04-29 19:12 UTC by Florin Andrei
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 19:02:52 UTC
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Description Florin Andrei 2004-04-29 19:12:53 UTC
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Description of problem:
If i boot up the installer with "linux xfs" and i select to format all
filesystems with XFS, anaconda hangs while installing grub.
Apparently, it only takes to format /boot with Ext3, and the problem
disappears. I do not know if this is the minimal requirement to make
the bug go away but it appears so.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.boot installer with "linux xfs"
2.format all partitions with XFS

Actual Results:  The installer hangs while installing grub.

Expected Results:  The installer should install grub successfully.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2004-04-29 22:21:29 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 117968 ***

Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 19:02:52 UTC
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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