On 09/05/2010 10:20 PM, Pasi Kärkkäinen wrote:
> On Sun, Sep 05, 2010 at 05:18:07AM -0700, Boris Derzhavets wrote:
>> > Note about disk partitioning: Make /boot partition the primary (first)
>> partition and choose the filesystem type as "ext3" (not "ext4" - which is
>> the default)
>> Could you , please , explain why ?
> It's "just in case". It's not really required.
> I prefer making sure every tool out there can read /boot partition
> to avoid problems :)
pvgrub can't handle ext4 partitions, and does so in a non-obvious way
(often by just going into a spin loop...).