Bug 17779 - part bad error message --dontformat
part bad error message --dontformat
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
ia64 Linux
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Assigned To: Michael Fulbright
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Reported: 2000-09-21 16:27 EDT by Matt Domsch
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-09-25 15:40:45 EDT
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Description Matt Domsch 2000-09-21 16:27:30 EDT
Using Red Hat IA-64 09/21/00 CD

Specifying in a kickstart file --onpart without a --noformat:
zerombr yes
clearpart --all
part /boot/efi --size 100       --ondisk sda --type 6 --onpart sda1
part /         --size 512       --ondisk sda
part /usr      --size 3072      --ondisk sda
part swap      --size 512       --ondisk sda
part /tmp      --size 256       --ondisk sda
part /var      --size 256       --ondisk sda --grow

where sda1 is an existing partition, Disk Druid drops this exception/python
traceback message:
"-onpart specified for mount point /boot/efi on non-ext2 partition without

--dontformat isn't correct.  It's --noformat.
Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2000-09-25 15:40:42 EDT
Fixed in CVS on HEAD.

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