Bug 444254 - Anaconda (mistakenly?) lets people edit "free space" holders
Anaconda (mistakenly?) lets people edit "free space" holders
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
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Reported: 2008-04-25 23:45 EDT by Pat Gunn
Modified: 2008-04-28 07:04 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-04-28 07:04:58 EDT
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Description Pat Gunn 2008-04-25 23:45:29 EDT
Description of problem:In anaconda's disk partitioning, people can choose to
"edit" spaceholders for "free space". I believe the edit option only makes sense
for partitions.

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Fedora 9 preview

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Comment 1 Joel Andres Granados 2008-04-28 07:04:58 EDT
Well the edit gives you the possibility to actually create a new partition. 
This behavior is not all that bad if you think that the edit  is actually change
the current state of a element. It doesn't matter if the element is free or a
partitions.  The only difference is that the edit window is pre-populated if the
element a partition and is not if the element is free.
I'm closing this bug, as this is expected behavior from the installer.

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