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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0000147AlmaLinux-8initial-setuppublic2021-12-01 08:33
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Summary0000147: AlmaLinux 8.5 Boot installer Cannot install without formatting
DescriptionI tried to install on a preformatted ext4 empty partition mounting it as root. The installer would not proceed until I selected format and ext4. So there is no way to install on a partition with preexisting data, for example, a /home directory
Steps To ReproduceTry to mount root on a prexisting formatted partition using the boot installer without formatting
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2021-12-01 08:33

administrator   ~0000436

I suppose that is normal behavior for Anaconda installer.
Have you tried the same on CentOS or RHEL?

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2021-11-13 22:38 sges New Issue
2021-12-01 08:33 alukoshko Note Added: 0000436