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Deprecate msdos partition scheme in favor of GPT
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We're defaulting to msdos/mbr partitions for most machines, and forcing GPT for disks >2TB on an ad-hoc basis. In 2019 we should default to GPT instead. This move will also pave the way to UEFI and help with standardizing partman recipes.


Related Gerrit Patches:
operations/puppet : productioninstall_server: use GPT for mw-raid1

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Change 553306 had a related patch set uploaded (by Filippo Giunchedi; owner: Filippo Giunchedi):
[operations/puppet@production] install_server: use GPT for mw-raid1

Change 553306 merged by Filippo Giunchedi:
[operations/puppet@production] install_server: use GPT for mw-raid1

jbond triaged this task as Medium priority.Nov 27 2019, 11:43 AM
fgiunchedi closed this task as Declined.Feb 25 2020, 8:02 AM

Parent task will be taking care of moving to GPT everywhere