Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 98921
failed to partition with --onpart and cd images on HD
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:55:36 EDT
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Description of problem:
When installing from hard drive with ISO images on the hard drive, the
"--onpart" directive cannot be used to use the partition containing the ISO
files as another partition.
/dev/sda1 -- contains ISO images.
part /home --onpart sda1 --noformat
This will give an error "Cannot allocate requested partition". I would like
/dev/sda1 to become /home and to contain the ISO images when the installation is
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Copy ISO images to HD
2. In ks.cfg, use the partition containing the ISO images in a "part" directive.
3. See helpful error message
Actual Results: error message
Expected Results: install should have used partition containing ISO images
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 90090 ***
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.