cjwatson at ubuntu.com
Tue Jan 24 09:18:25 GMT 2006
On Mon, Jan 23, 2006 at 09:32:35PM -0500, Phillip Susi wrote:
> Now that I think about it, I think partman itself will need modified.
> It probably currently writes the partition table to the disk and uses
> the ioctl to ask the kernel to re-read it. This will not work on dm
> devices. Instead partman will have to realize when it is working with
> dm devices, and instead invoke dmraid -ay to detect the changed
> partition table.
That will require a change in parted (libparted/linux.c, probably); the
ioctl is done there.
Colin Watson [cjwatson at ubuntu.com]
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