Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1466851
Fedora fails to recognize Windows 7’s system mirrored partition as well as unformatted free space.
Last modified: 2017-06-30 10:39:44 EDT
Created attachment 1293253 [details]
Above:in Windows, the original partition set. Down: Fedora's interpretation of the Windows partition's set.
Description of problem:
In a test case aimed for creating a dual booted system with the obsolete Windows 7 and Fedora, Fedora fails to recognize some partitions made in Windows 7.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. On Qemu/KVM, create a two identical disk set (IDE) virtual machine,then install Windows 7, and mirror its system, Then shut down the system.
2. Boot with Fedora-Workstation-netinst-x86_64-26_Beta-1.4.iso and see partition tasks.
Fedora does not recognize Windows 7’s system mirrored partition as well as unformatted free space.
To have support for all partitions made in Windows 7.
Case accomplished on Qemu/KVM. Windows 7 was installed first. While attempting to install Fedora, disks buses’ type was kept the same as for the installation of Windows, which was IDE,