Bug 57461 - --drives option to the clearpart command does not work
--drives option to the clearpart command does not work
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2001-12-12 21:16 EST by gp
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-12-17 16:21:27 EST
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Description gp 2001-12-12 21:16:41 EST
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Description of problem:
By specifying the --drives option to the clearpart command, one is 
supposted to be able to specify the only drives which will have their 
partition table cleared. This option has no effect. 

Reason: The code looks for a --drive option when picking up parameters. 
Fixing this bug will reveal another bug related to processing the list. 

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Steps to Reproduce:
create a kickstart file with the clearpart command

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Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2002-01-02 16:00:21 EST
Fixed in CVS and the updates disk available at

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