Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 225550
bootrecord always written to MBR, when dmraid is installed
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:54 EST
Description of problem:
Even if during installation write bootrecord to boot-section is selected,
an existing MBR is overwritten.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
fedora core6 installation dvd
Always, same error was also seen on rhel 5.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install fedora core 6 on a system with SATA Raid.
2. Install a second fedora core 6 on the same system and select
write bootrecord to bootsection.
The second fedora installation will be bootet.
Boot of the first fedora Installation.
To get access to 2. installation, you should
only insert 3 lines in /boot/grub/menu.lst of the 1. installation
title Fedora (2. Installation)
similar problems occur on openSUSE 10.2
Thank you for reporting this issue. It appears your issue was stored three times in our bug tracker. I'm
closing this one as a duplicate of bug #225548
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 225548 ***