[TriLUG] LVM InitRAMfs
bdmc at bdmcc-us.com
Tue May 1 21:25:08 EDT 2012
I am in a bit of a conundrum.
I have just finished installing a Debian Squeeze system, using LVM to
configure the drive, and everything seemed to install correctly.
Unfortunately, when I boot the machine, it stops and says that it can't
find the filesystems.
If I issue "lvm vgscan" and "lvm vgchange -a y" at the command prompt (
initramfs: ) and then Ctrl-D, the boot continues successfully.
I have tried "update-initramfs -u" several times, with no improvement.
I then added a two line file to
/etc/initramfs-tools/scripts/local-premount, with those two lines. No
help. I then moved the script file to
/etc/initramfs-tools/scripts/init-premount, and got some different
messages, but ultimately, it still does not boot correctly.
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