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The main-menu item of partman [was: Bug#237534: inst report: lots of partman and LVM issues]

On 12.III.2004 at 07:10 Christian Perrier wrote:
> Quoting Joey Hess (joeyh@debian.org):
> > > Not sure.  Maybe "Partition disks" and "Partition disks (cfdisk)"
> > > since cfdisk might be a term people understand... but that's not ideal
> > > either.  I'm sorry I don't have a good solution either. :/
> > 
> > cfdisk is not used on all architectures. There's also the queston of
> > what to call partconf.
> In another thread, I suggested "Partition disks (expert)" for partconf
> and "Partition disks" alone for partman.

The following comes from an installation report that I just closed:

#236069>  The current dialogs, especially in the beginning, give the
#236069>  suggestion that the only function of partman is
#236069>  _partitioning_ and not also the selection of mountpoints.
#236069>  This confused me at first.
#236069>  I think this could be improved a lot with changes like:
#236069>  'partition with custom settings'
#236069>  -> 'partition disks and/or mount partitions with custom settings'
#236069>  'finish partitioning and write changes'
#236069>  -> 'finish partitioning, write changes (if any) and mount partitions'

Anton Zinoviev

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