Bug 869256 - anaconda-ks.cfg doesn't contain partition fstype
anaconda-ks.cfg doesn't contain partition fstype
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: David Lehman
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks: fedora19rtt
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Reported: 2012-10-23 08:18 EDT by Martin Banas
Modified: 2014-02-05 07:40 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2014-02-05 07:40:39 EST
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anaconda.log (25.46 KB, text/plain)
2012-10-23 08:19 EDT, Martin Banas
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program.log (74.32 KB, text/plain)
2012-10-23 08:19 EDT, Martin Banas
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storage.log (118.01 KB, text/plain)
2012-10-23 08:19 EDT, Martin Banas
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sys.log (80.70 KB, text/plain)
2012-10-23 08:19 EDT, Martin Banas
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Description Martin Banas 2012-10-23 08:18:07 EDT
Description of problem:
anaconda-ks.cfg file doesn't contain -fstype options for partitions like /boot and /. Current anaconda-ks.cfg for native partitioning looks like this:
part /boot --asprimary --size=500 --label=boot
part  --fstype="swap" --recommended --size=3968 --label=swap
part / --grow --size=2048

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start installation, proceed to main hub
2. Click on partitioning, select manual partitioning
3. Create /, /boot and swap partition, verify all / and /boot are set to ext4
4. Finish the installation, reboot and check /root/anaconda-ks.cfg file
Actual results:
No -fstype on /boot, / and probably also other partitions:

part /boot --asprimary --size=500 --label=boot
part  --fstype="swap" --recommended --size=3968 --label=swap
part / --grow --size=2048

Expected results:
Anaconda should write also -fstype to all partitions, like it did before:

part /boot --fstype="ext4" --asprimary --size=500 --label=boot
part  --fstype="swap" --recommended --size=3968 --label=swap
part / --fstype="ext4" --grow --size=2048

Additional info:
Comment 1 Martin Banas 2012-10-23 08:19:33 EDT
Created attachment 632057 [details]
Comment 2 Martin Banas 2012-10-23 08:19:36 EDT
Created attachment 632058 [details]
Comment 3 Martin Banas 2012-10-23 08:19:44 EDT
Created attachment 632059 [details]
Comment 4 Martin Banas 2012-10-23 08:19:47 EDT
Created attachment 632060 [details]
Comment 5 Martin Banas 2012-12-13 05:14:14 EST

Could somebody look at this one?
Comment 6 Chris Lumens 2012-12-13 10:16:12 EST
This isn't going to get looked at until after we're done with F18 blockers.
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