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Re: Anaconda

To: Ajay Ramaswamy <xfs@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: Anaconda
From: Eric Sandeen <sandeen@xxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 4 Nov 2003 20:49:00 -0600 (CST)
Cc: linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx, <katzj@xxxxxxxxxx>
In-reply-to: <200311050714.21180.xfs@ramaswamy.net>
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On Wed, 5 Nov 2003, Ajay Ramaswamy wrote:

> 5. Anaconda hangs while installing grub, this is a reproducable problem and 
> has been reported before, this is because booty uses root (hd0,0) install 
> ....
> before we used to do root (hd0,) setup .... this used to call embed behind 
> the 
> scenes. I have tried useing setup in booty but that does not work

Ah yes, grub, that does need to be sorted out.

> 6. anaconda does not work for upgrades and rescue since it never reads back 
> the fs LABEL I am trying this and need help here

how can we help?  Any pointers to where this fails?

Russell and I have both poked around a bit in anaconda + xfs, so
I'm sure we can get somewhere.

Thanks,

-Eric


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