Bug#292794: partman-partitioning does not set partition type
reassign 292794 partman
severity 292794 normal
retitle 278073 merged
merge 292794 279017
On Sun, Jan 30, 2005 at 11:36:42AM +1300, Nick Jamieson wrote:
> When I initialize an ext3 partition during install, the partition is not set
> to type 0x83 (Linux). In my case it was previously set to type 0x39 (Plan 9).
If the partition contained ext2/3 file system but type 0x39 then partman
does not change the partition type. It changes the partition type only
if the new and the old file systems are different.