Bug 15776 - Fdisk command 'o' does nothing in installer.
Summary: Fdisk command 'o' does nothing in installer.
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: util-linux
Version: 7.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Erik Troan
QA Contact:
: 19264 (view as bug list)
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2000-08-08 22:22 UTC by Chris Kloiber
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-02-08 00:55:36 UTC

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Description Chris Kloiber 2000-08-08 22:22:53 UTC
Blanking your partition table using the 'o' + 'w'  commands running fdisk
in the installer does not work. Removing all partitions individually with
'd' and then 'w' does work.

BTW- Why is there no 'component' for fdisk in bugzilla?

Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2000-08-09 15:04:59 UTC
Because its in the util-linux package.  Just do a 'rpm -qf <binaryname>' to find
out what package a file is in.

This doesn't work in user-mode either, so I don't think its a anaconda related

Comment 2 Erik Troan 2001-02-06 22:07:36 UTC
*** Bug 19264 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

Comment 3 Erik Troan 2001-02-08 00:55:31 UTC
fixed in util-linux-2.10s

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