Bug 998527 - OS Installer Support for LVM Thin Provisioning
OS Installer Support for LVM Thin Provisioning
Status: NEW
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: Changes Tracking (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jaroslav Reznik
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Blocks: 998532 1008212 1008211 1021570
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Reported: 2013-08-19 09:30 EDT by Jaroslav Reznik
Modified: 2014-03-07 22:21 EST (History)
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Description Jaroslav Reznik 2013-08-19 09:30:31 EDT
This is a tracking bug for Change: OS Installer Support for LVM Thin Provisioning
For more details, see: http://fedoraproject.org//wiki/Changes/InstallerLVMThinProvisioningSupport

LVM has introduced thin provisioning technology, which provides greatly improved snapshot functionality in addition to thin provisioning capability. This change will make it possible to configure thin provisioning during OS installation.
Comment 1 David Lehman 2013-08-27 11:28:33 EDT
The only missing piece is a way to select a usage profile in anaconda. You specify metadata size and chunk size via kickstart. The bug to add profiles to lvm2 for common thinp usage patterns is bug 958464.
Comment 2 Jaroslav Reznik 2013-10-11 04:45:46 EDT
This message is a reminder that Fedora 20 Accepted Changes 100%
Completed Deadline is on 2013-10-15 [1].

All Accepted Changes has to be code complete and ready to be
validated in the Beta release (optionally by Fedora QA). Required
bug state at this point is ON_QA.

As for several System Wide Changes, Beta Change Deadline is a
point of contingency plan, all incomplete Changes will be 
reported to FESCo for 2013-10-16 meeting. In case of any
questions, don't hesitate to ask Wrangler (jreznik).

[1] https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Releases/20/Schedule
Comment 3 Jaroslav Reznik 2013-10-21 10:13:43 EDT
I see 958464 in POST state but probably without profiles. Is it acceptable to consider this Change completed without it or not? FESCo asked me to finish review of Changes this week. Thanks.
Comment 4 Adam Williamson 2013-12-13 15:53:20 EST
Unfortunately this feature got torpedoed by a bad late change to dracut (not anaconda's fault at all). See https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=1040669 . We need to manage this, as best we can, in release messaging.
Comment 5 Jaroslav Reznik 2013-12-16 09:02:06 EST
Docs guys were notified, it's not referred in the announcement. Moving to the NEW state so it will be cleared from Changes list.

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