I hope gparted 0.4.2 or greater is included in Jaunty. Supporting ext4 installations, but not ext4 partition management reflects a severe lack of polish.

Jonathan Jesse jjesse at gmail.com
Sun Feb 22 16:59:19 UTC 2009

Eric Appleman wrote:
> I believe that we should toss aside our morals and break with Debian in 
> order to do this. If not, then ext4 support really doesn't belong in 
> Jaunty. Libparted is not a valid substitute unless we have a 
> Ubuntu-original GUI to accompany it.
> - Eric

There was just a previous response posted to the mailing list from Colin 
Watson that this is on his list along with a feature freeze exectpion 
request as well.
The "problem" is that Mr. Watson has a lot on his plate and is getting 
there as quickly as possible.


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