Bug 137231 - Extend Volume Group: need user confirmation before adding Unitialized Entity
Summary: Extend Volume Group: need user confirmation before adding Unitialized Entity
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Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: system-config-lvm (Show other bugs)
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Version: 4.0
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Jim Parsons
QA Contact: Jim Parsons
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Blocks: 135876
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Reported: 2004-10-26 20:27 UTC by Derek Anderson
Modified: 2009-04-16 23:10 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-11-04 16:12:31 UTC
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Description Derek Anderson 2004-10-26 20:27:56 UTC
Description of problem:
Create a VG and from the Physical View click "Extend Volume Group". 
From the list of disk entities to add select an "Uninitialized Disk
Entity" and click OK.  The disk is initialized and added to the VG.

Expect the:
Are you certain that you wish to initialize disk entity   /dev/sdf1?
All data will be lost on this device/partition.

Yes/No user confirmation before wiping a partition table.

Setting this as high priority simply because the #1 requirement as I
understand it is to make the user absolutely aware when they are about
to do something that may lose data.

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Comment 1 Jim Parsons 2004-10-29 21:47:29 UTC
Fixed in 0.9.4-1.0

Comment 2 Derek Anderson 2004-11-04 16:12:31 UTC
Verified in system-config-lvm-0.9.6-1.0.

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