Public bug reported:
Occurs with: B.02.17 on Ubuntu 16.04, and also other versions (don't
know which exactly, but affects every version I've tried this on over
Seems to affect the lshw program on other Linux distros too. I tried
reporting on https://www.ezix.org/project/wiki/HardwareLiSter, but it
didn't seem to work.
If there is a hybrid MBR present as well as a GPT, lshw reads the hybrid
MBR instead of the GPT. I find this odd, given that lshw can read and
understand GPT disks just fine.
Expected to happen:
lshw reports full disk partition information using the GPT, even when
there's a hybrid MBR present on the disk.
What actually happens:
lshw reports partial/potentially incorrect information using the hybrid
MBR, if one exists, even though there's a GPT will full information as
Do I need to provide any further information?
** Affects: lshw (Ubuntu)
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