Bug 136439 - anaconda fails to detect Grub on a RAID 1 /dev/md0
Summary: anaconda fails to detect Grub on a RAID 1 /dev/md0
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Status: CLOSED WORKSFORME
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda
Version: rawhide
Hardware: i586
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Peter Jones
QA Contact: Mike McLean
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Blocks: FC5Blocker
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Reported: 2004-10-20 01:55 UTC by G.Wolfe Woodbury
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-03-09 03:55:24 UTC
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Description G.Wolfe Woodbury 2004-10-20 01:55:06 UTC
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Description of problem:
Doing a fresh "upgrade" from rawhide (2004-10-17 -> 2004-10-19)
anaconda fails to detect the GRUB boot loader installed on a small
RAID-1 partition /dev/md0.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
anaconda-10.0.3.20-1

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.prep /dev/md0 as small raid-1 with /dev/hda1+/dev/hdb1
2.install with GRUB
3.attempt to "update/upgrade" the installed system
    

Actual Results:  Anaconda reports that it cannot detect a boot loader
installed on the system, an only offers to ignore or install new GRUB

Expected Results:  should detect installed GRUB and offer to update
its configuration

Additional info:

AMD K6-2@400MHz w/320MB RAM, small 100MB raid-1 pair on
/dev/hda1+/dev/hdb1

Installing "new" system anaconda allows the setup and specification of
this raid-1 and installs GRUB fully and completely.  System boots
normally and correctly.  System fully updated to 2004-10-17 rawhide.


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