Bug#610282: preseed: partman-lvm/confirm boolean true does not suppress "Before the Logical Volume ..."
On Mon, Jan 17, 2011 at 06:42:36AM +0100, Christian PERRIER wrote:
> Quoting Pete Kazmier (firstname.lastname@example.org):
> > I was able to resolve the issue by adding the following preseed statement
> > to my preconfiguration file:
> > d-i partman-lvm/confirm_nooverwrite boolean true
> CC'ing Colin Watson, who introduced this confirm_nooverwrite template
> back in April 2010. He may have more clues than me, whether this
> belongs to the installation guide, who'd need to be updated or if this
> might be a bug in partman-lvm.
I already updated the installation guide for this some time ago.
installation-guide (20100518) unstable; urgency=low
[ Colin Watson ]
* partman now asks a slightly different (and less scary) confirmation
question if it doesn't appear that any data is being overwritten.
Document the associated preseeding changes.
-- Frans Pop <email@example.com> Tue, 18 May 2010 03:51:35 +0200
> I don't see this partman-lvm/confirm_nooverwrite being used anywhere
> in partman-lvm....it is just registered in partman-lvm init script.
It's used via partman-base.
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]