zfs "Write to change disks" message prints that an ext4 partition will be created

Bug #1847719 reported by Didier Roche on 2019-10-11
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This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
ubiquity (Ubuntu)
High
Jean-Baptiste Lallement

Bug Description

While technically correct, this is confusing to the user. This should be fixed for 20.04 as hard to fix on 19.10.

Meanwhile, we should release note this for this experimental support.

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Didier Roche (didrocks) on 2019-10-11
summary: - The experimental zfs "Write to change disks" shows an ext4 partition
- will be created
+ zfs "Write to change disks" message prints that an ext4 partition will
+ be created
Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
status: New → Triaged
tags: added: rls-ff-incoming
Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Jean-Baptiste Lallement (jibel)
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package ubiquity - 20.04.1

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ubiquity (20.04.1) focal; urgency=medium

  * zfs:
    - Added an advanced features dialog to the partitioning page. LVM, LVM
      with encryption and experimental ZFS support have been moved to this
      dialog.
    - Fix tag name from org.zsys to com.ubuntu.zsys.
    - Use version 5000 for bpool with some features disabled to stay
      compatible with grub and prevent users from upgrading and breaking their
      systems.
    - The partman confirmation dialog now displays the final layout of the
      partition that will be created instead of the true but confusing message
      from partman telling that an ext4 partition will be created (LP: #1847719)
    - Calculate the size of bpool to be 500M < 5% partition size < 2G
    - Always create an ESP and moved grub to the ESP.
    - Updated translation templates.

 -- Jean-Baptiste Lallement <email address hidden> Mon, 28 Oct 2019 09:07:57 +0100

Changed in ubiquity (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Fix Released
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