RAID install proposed blocker

Tim Flink tflink at
Tue May 1 21:59:04 UTC 2012

On Tue, 01 May 2012 14:46:23 -0700
Samuel Sieb <samuel at> wrote:

> I would like to propose
> as a blocker or
> as they are
> related.  I am surprised that this hasn't been brought up already as
> I am unable to install to a software raid device.  Am I using an
> unusual setup or an unsupported one?
> The configuration is that I have two drives.  On both, I have created
> a 2MB bios boot partition and the rest is a software raid partition.
> (It is using GPT.)  I combined both raid partitions into a raid1
> device and set it as /.  It then fails at the point of installing the
> boot loader because grub2-probe segfaults due to an infinite
> recursive loop.  This is due to a bug where having the md0 device in
> the causes the loop.  I have commented out the entry in
> and I will see if doing an upgrade will fix the boot
> loader now.

Proposed as a blocker for F17 final.

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