Bug 886097 - RFE: add system-storage-manager
RFE: add system-storage-manager
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: spin-kickstarts (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jeroen van Meeuwen
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2012-12-11 09:01 EST by Gene Czarcinski
Modified: 2014-02-05 08:47 EST (History)
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Description Gene Czarcinski 2012-12-11 09:01:34 EST
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Fedora 18 introduced the system-storage-manager.  This is a very useful tool to manage/change regular partitions, LVM, and BTRFS.  This program should be included in all livecd systems.
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2012-12-11 14:17:02 EST
Seems late for F18. Also, it's a CLI-only tool, which doesn't fit with the normal livecd usage cases we have now (desktops).

It adds itself (300k) and xfsprogs (3.5MB) to a standard installation.
Comment 2 Gene Czarcinski 2012-12-12 13:17:28 EST
RFEs are for whenever they get done.

I am not saying that ssm should be in every livecd but maybe there should be a sort-of super rescue/tools cd (or DVD as far as I am concerned).

This definitely belongs in "rescue mode" but, given its size, that may be a problem.
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