Installing on RAID with Ubiquity [was: Proposal to drop Ubuntu alternate CDs for 12.10]
martin.pitt at ubuntu.com
Wed Aug 29 05:32:31 UTC 2012
Steve Langasek [2012-08-28 16:12 -0700]:
> > * It would be nice if Ubiquity could install mdadm for me if it sees
> > that any of its target partitions are on /dev/md*.
Filed as http://pad.lv/104309
> > * After that, booting fails because the generated grub configuration
> > hardcodes /dev/md0p1, but initramfs/kernel create it as /dev/md127p1.
> > It would be nice if grub/Ubiquity used UUIDs for the root partition
> > as usual; in the initramfs /dev/disks/by-uuid/... exists just fine.
Filed as http://pad.lv/1043096
> I'm not convinced that this is an install method we would want to recommend
> to users
Heh, certainly not. But if these two issues were fixed, then someone
who already knows how to use mdadm would get a working result, so it
might be a little less painful in some circumstances.
> , but it seems like the work to fix these issues would be a
> prerequisite for supporting RAID in ubiquity - so yes, please file
> bugs about this.
Martin Pitt | http://www.piware.de
Ubuntu Developer (www.ubuntu.com) | Debian Developer (www.debian.org)
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Size: 836 bytes
Desc: Digital signature
More information about the ubuntu-devel