Bug 496351 - anaconda refuses to allow edit of vfat partition during clean install
anaconda refuses to allow edit of vfat partition during clean install
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Anaconda Maintenance Team
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2009-04-17 19:31 EDT by Clyde E. Kunkel
Modified: 2009-04-24 10:11 EDT (History)
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Description Clyde E. Kunkel 2009-04-17 19:31:27 EDT
Description of problem:
During custom partitioning phase of askmethod install of rawhide 20090417 could not edit/mount a vfat partition.  mount dialogue box greyed out.

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How reproducible:
didn't try again

Steps to Reproduce:
1. boot.iso 
2. askmethod
3. select custom paritioning
4. select parition classified as vfat
5. click edit
6. in mount dialogue, mount box greyed out
Actual results:
could not mount partition as /mnt/share

Expected results:
able to mount vfat partition as /mnt/sharer

Additional info:
worked in F11 alpha, beta, and previous askmethod rawhide installs
Comment 1 Clyde E. Kunkel 2009-04-18 00:27:55 EDT
same with x86_64 attempt
Comment 2 Clyde E. Kunkel 2009-04-19 17:11:56 EDT
Anaconda still exhibits this problem.
Comment 3 Clyde E. Kunkel 2009-04-22 18:16:45 EDT
Not fixed in
Comment 4 Chris Lumens 2009-04-24 10:11:01 EDT
This will be fixed in the next build of anaconda.  Thanks for the bug report.

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