F17 & btrfs installation

David Lehman dlehman at redhat.com
Tue Apr 10 16:37:31 UTC 2012

On Fri, 2012-04-06 at 21:12 +0200, gaelic wrote:
> Hello.
> I know that anaconda is having a bug in terms of installing to btrfs
> Partitions and btrfs is generally disabled for now. Anybody knows if a
> installation of F17 to btrfs is possible if it already exists?

Almost anything will be possible with btrfs and kickstart in F17-Beta.
Unfortunately, interactive support for btrfs is still absent. See 


for details. You can also have anaconda automatically partition your
system using btrfs with kickstart:



    clearpart --all --initlabel
    autopart --type=btrfs


> Greetings,
> C

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