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Switch Anaconda to Use New PyParted


A new pyparted is being worked on as part of the upstream parted project. We should switch to using this.


  • Name: DavidCantrell

Current status

  • Targeted release: [N/A

]* Last updated: 2007-11-19

  • Percentage of completion: 0%

Detailed Description

Upstream (David) is working on a new pyparted to be included as part of the standard parted. We want to switch to using this.

Benefit to Fedora

Closer to upstream.


Internal to anaconda's partitioning code.

Test Plan

Test that installs function.

User Experience

No change.


Getting the pyparted bits working well enough to do the switch

Contingency Plan

Keep using the old pyparted


No impact

Release Notes

No impact