Bug 6445 - RFE: Allow use of entire raw block device as a filesystem.
RFE: Allow use of entire raw block device as a filesystem.
Status: CLOSED DEFERRED
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: installer (Show other bugs)
6.1
alpha Linux
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Assigned To: Michael Fulbright
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Reported: 1999-10-28 00:19 EDT by egalanos.
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-09-26 11:41:45 EDT
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Description egalanos. 1999-10-28 00:19:43 EDT
If doing a text based hard drive install, the installer
(even in expert mode), does not allow a user to select a
raw block device (eg /dev/hdc) as a filesystem. hdc on
my system is a hard drive, but with no partition table, ie
the whole drive is used as a filesystem.
Comment 1 Jay Turner 1999-11-30 13:26:59 EST
This issue has been assigned to a developer for further action.
Comment 2 Jay Turner 2000-02-08 14:17:59 EST
This has been added to a list of features for future releases.

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