Bug 1234 - Swap partition & Installer
Swap partition & Installer
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: installer (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
Depends On: test
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Reported: 1999-02-18 16:44 EST by si22673
Modified: 2017-04-24 07:54 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 1999-03-02 18:21:20 EST
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Description si22673 1999-02-18 16:44:15 EST
This is just an annoying bug!

When installing RH, the installer asks for a swap partition
and there are times when I don't wan't any (and linux
doesn't require any). So I change the type of an existing
partition to Swap and when the installer prompts if I wan't
to use it (mkswap) I just say no. Whell, the bug is that
first it shouldn't require any swap partition (just say that
it is advisable) and then, it's no longer required??

I just consider this annoying, and a problem occurs when I
don't have any partition to change to swap and I can't
continue instalation...

I do know this is nothing compared to the work you do but I
decided to commit it anyway.

Thank you for your time and I thank you for making Linux so

		Luciano Rocha, si22673@ci.uminho.pt
Comment 1 David Lawrence 1999-03-02 18:21:59 EST
Thank you for the suggestion. We will consider it for next release.
Comment 2 sharonw 2000-02-03 14:57:59 EST
This is a test
Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2010-01-25 12:37:44 EST
QTeXEngine-0.2-2.20100119svn.fc12 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 12.
Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2016-09-14 08:22:16 EDT
python-nectar-1.5.3-1.fc25 has been submitted as an update to Fedora 25. https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2016-ea15aeebae
Comment 5 openshift-github-bot 2017-02-21 17:29:42 EST
Commit pushed to master at https://github.com/openshift/origin-web-console

Merge pull request #1239 from sg00dwin/radio-btn-spacing-issue1234

Merged by openshift-bot
Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2017-04-24 07:52:32 EDT
python-nectar-1.5.4-1.fc26 has been submitted as an update to Fedora 26. https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2017-b72ae796e7
Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2017-04-24 07:54:09 EDT
python-nectar-1.5.4-1.fc25 has been submitted as an update to Fedora 25. https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2017-a4d4976ce0

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