Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 68464
Installation guide still refers to deprecated cfdisk
Last modified: 2014-08-04 18:23:29 EDT
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Description of problem:
Cfdisk has been removed from the util-linux package for various reasons (a bad
move in my opinion), but some documentation *still* advises its use: e.g. the
'Installing Red Hat Linux in a Dual-Boot Environment' chapter of the 7.3
installation guide form Intel architecture.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Read the chapter 'Installing Red Hat Linux in a Dual-Boot Environment' from
the installation guide.
2.Note the references to cfdisk
Actual Results: cfdisk is refreed to despite being removed
Expected Results: no reference to cfdisk (or, cfdisk should be returned to
Thanks so much for pointing out this error. I have made these corrections and
the next version of the Installation Guide will correctly reference which
partitioning tools are available.
*** Bug 70616 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***