Bug#413065: Debian Installer doesn't change partition types
reassign 298042 partman-base
reassign 413065 partman-base
forcemerge 413065 298042
severity 413065 important
On Friday 02 March 2007 00:49, Mohammed Hagag wrote:
> when installing debian testing [ 2 monthes old version ] and formating
> non-linux partitions to be the root / the installer doesn't convert
> the partition type to Linux and grub will not install if the target
> partition was NTFS for example.
This is a known issue: #298042 and I suspect there's a few other reports
like that floating around. However, I don't really blame you for not
finding them :-)
Reassigning and increasing severity so this issue will hopefully get a bit
Thanks for reporting.