Anaconda is forcing GPT on non-EFI BIOS
dcantrell at redhat.com
Tue Aug 2 19:52:52 UTC 2011
On 08/02/2011 02:52 PM, Athmane Madjoudj wrote:
> On 08/02/2011 07:45 PM, Athmane Madjoudj wrote:
>> On 08/02/2011 07:36 PM, Athmane Madjoudj wrote:
>>> I noticed when I tried to install F16 Alpha TC1 on a new guest ie:
>>> without any existing partition table that Anaconda is forcing GPT
>>> instead of msdos even on a classic BIOS (non EFI)
>>> Any idea why ?
>> Maybe it's related to:
> I found some good info here:
Correct. There's no forcing by us, your hardware forced us to use GPT
because of the size of its disk.
If you have a UEFI-capable system, I suggest using it in UEFI mode.
David Cantrell <dcantrell at redhat.com>
Supervisor, Installer Engineering Team
Red Hat, Inc. | Westford, MA | EST5EDT
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