Can not install /home and / with btrfs


It is possible that this is not a problem

When I try to install the /home partition with btrfs and the / partition with btrfs, both are added and only the / partition is left.
In order to install I had to assign /home with ext4 and / with btrfs so that the /home partition exists.

Operating System: Fedora Linux 39
KDE Plasma Version: 5.27.11
KDE Frameworks Version: 5.115.0
Qt Version: 5.15.12
Kernel Version: 6.8.4-200.fc39.x86_64 (64-bit)
Graphics Platform: Wayland
Processors: 12 × AMD Ryzen 5 5500U with Radeon Graphics
Memory: 11.0 GiB of RAM
Graphics Processor: AMD Radeon Graphics
Manufacturer: HP
Product Name: HP Laptop 15-ef2xxx

By the way, it is nice that this distro allows w11 and fedora dual boot without issues (in my case at the moment, even after entering w11, the boot dialogue continues), nice!

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this is expected behavior. With btrfs, the logic is different and those single partitions are created within the root partition (as subvolumes), yet they can be accessed individually and the home partition can even be preserved during consequent installations where only the root subvolume gets deleted and home is kept and you do not lose your data.

When you install Fedora from scratch, the best option is to select automatic partitioning and all gets set correctly for you with btrfs.

Enjoy your Fedora.

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