Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 49187
rieserfs format of /boot kills installer
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:34:47 EDT
When formatting a 15 meg /boot hda1 partition as a reiser filesystem, the
installer says" An error occurred trying to format hda1. This problem is
serious, and the install cannot continue. Press Enter to reboot you
system". On virtual console #5, I see " mkreiserfs: can not create
filesystem on that small device (3772 blocks). It should have at least
This defect considered MUST-FIX for Fairfax gold-release.
The kernel team has determined that reiserfs is not supported so we will not
allow the creation of new reiserfs volumes in the installer. Therefore this bug
no longer applies.