Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 208341
[RHEL5 Beta1] anaconda: multipath devices cannot be identifiable.
Last modified: 2010-10-22 02:12:00 EDT
Description of problem:
The installer shows multipath devices as "mpath0", "mpath1", ...,
so we cannot tell which name corresponds to which device if we have
many multipath devices.
(c.f. /sbin/multipath gives longer but distinguishable names.)
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Steps to Reproduce:
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux major release. Product Management has requested further
review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux Major release. This request is not yet committed for
clumens: Is the proposed solution here to add descriptive text next to the mpath
volumes in TUI and GUI modes?
Code in CVS now. Anaconda pulls the WWID and possible make/model string that
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described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
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