reassign 417973 partman-md
retitle 417973 Should support or not allow partitioning a RAID device
On Thursday 05 April 2007 22:39, Artem Zolochevskiy wrote:
> It's possible to create partitions on /dev/md0 (raid) with gui
> installer. I have created raid5 (/dev/md0), then selected raid volume
> and created 3 pаrtitions on it (it's possible in "automatic" mode)
> After that installer fails with error like this
> kernel was unable to read partition table
> As far as I know it shouldn't be possible to create/to access patitions
> on RAID volume, at least without patching the kernel.
> I think installer shouldn't give us the possibility to create
> partitions on RAID volumes.
This is a known issue, but thank you for your report.