Bug 144605 - Supporting raw hard disk as mount-point
Summary: Supporting raw hard disk as mount-point
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: anaconda   
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Version: 3.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Jeremy Katz
QA Contact: Mike McLean
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Reported: 2005-01-09 15:14 UTC by Behnam [:ZWNJ] Esfahbod
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-01-10 23:16:58 UTC
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Description Behnam [:ZWNJ] Esfahbod 2005-01-09 15:14:43 UTC
Description of problem:
Anaconda cannot accept a hard disk with a file system as a mount point
like root or home.

How reproducible:
Make a file system on a hard disk without a partition table.  Then try
to install your distro.  You cannot select the hard disk to be a mount
point.

Expected results:
It should accept my hard disk's file system (ie, on /dev/hdb) as mount
point (ie, /home).

Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2005-01-10 23:16:58 UTC
We don't support the use of raw drives without partition tables in the
installer.  


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