Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 125252
diskdruid doesn't detect drive geometry properly on some laptops
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:44 EST
Description of problem:
diskdruid misreports drive geometry and results in damaged partition
table/inaccessible partitions/unnecessary extra partitions/kernel
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. partition using diskdruid
2. suffer from damaged partition table
after partitioning or even mounting an existing partition the table
gets damaged and extra small partitions get created. kernel panics
occur on bootup.
provide fdisk and/or cfdisk as alternative partitioning tool!!!
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 115980 ***
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.