Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 18459
Not able to configure a RAID install
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:59 EDT
I'm unable to set up software RAID during the install. The Installation
Guide says I should be able to. However, it shows a GUI install, whereas I
have a text-based NFS installation. When I configure more than one device
in Disk Druid as RAID, it instead shows up with a partition type of
"Empty". I am never given a chance to "Make RAID Device". I've used fdisk
to set the partitions up manually and go back to Disk Druid, but I still am
never asked how I wish to configure the RAID setup.
Please fix this so I can do an RAID install!
For other similar references, checkout bugs 7428 and 7513
RAID is not supported in the text mode install currently.
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 14180 ***
A couple of comments:
1) What is bug 14180? All I get is "Permission Denied"
2) This has been requested for a long time, and the promise always seems to be
RSN... This is a big item for some folks.
3) There needs to be some workaround, at least. I'd happily use a graphical
install if necessary, but I need to install via NFS, and a GUI doesn't seem to