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Bug#223388: find-partitions dosn't report the right type for 0x8E (LVM) partitions

On Tue, Dec 09, 2003 at 06:26:43AM +0100, Thorsten Sauter wrote:
> * Daniele Nicolodi <daniele@grinta.net> [2003-12-09 00:32]:
> | Package: partconf-find-partitions
> | Version: the last included in debian-installer images snapshot
> | Severity: important
> | Tags: d-i
> | 
> | The 'find-partitions' program report nothing as type for partitions
> | marked as type 0x8E (Linux LVM). This makes impossible to use lvmcfg for
> | configure LVM in the new installer.
> the "old" find-partitions program reported LVM if the partition has a
> filetype of 0x8e. The new one detect the filesystem on it.
> This will currently break lvmcfg. Either we change this back, of I must
> try to check something myself for this.

What about a switch (paraps -t) for find-partitions to make it report
partitions types and one (peraps -f) to report filesystem inside partitions ?
The default could be one of two as you like.


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