IMSM RAID volume is not assembled during autoyast installation
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The error message is as follows: "Error while configuring partitions, Try again".
dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/sdx bs=1024k count=1 # this will remove partition table and filesystems
mdadm --zero-superblock /dev/sdx # this will remove md RAID metadata
where x (in /dev/sdx) is the device being cleaned, i.e. /dev/sda.
Important note: Before running the commands, ensure the disks do not contain needed data. All data on the disks will be lost!
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- Document ID:7006152
- Creation Date: 31-May-2010
- Modified Date:05-Mar-2021
- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
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