|Summary:||F7 setup installs on H/W raid, fails to boot after install.|
|Product:||[Fedora] Fedora||Reporter:||John Treubig <jtreubig>|
|Component:||mkinitrd||Assignee:||Peter Jones <pjones>|
|Status:||CLOSED WONTFIX||QA Contact:||Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
|Doc Text:||Story Points:||---|
|Last Closed:||2008-06-17 01:43:49 UTC||Type:||---|
|oVirt Team:||---||RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:|
Description John Treubig 2007-06-28 16:04:32 UTC
Description of problem: After installing F7 on a system with RAID+LVM, nash complains: device-mapper: table: 253:0: mirror: Device lookup failure device-mapper: reload ioctl failed: No such device or address ... Unable to access resume device (/dev/VolGroup00/LogVol01) mount: could not find filesystem '/dev/root' setuproot: moving /dev/failed: No such file or directory setuproot: error mounting /proc: No such file or directory setuproot: error mounting /sys: No such file or directory switchroot: mount failed: No such file or directory Kernel panic - not syncing: Attempted to kill init! System contains 1 PATA and 2 identical SATA in H/W raid. I used the default settings that the configuration kernel presented: boot on Pata drive. LVM volume contains root & swap on PATA and HW RAID1 (2 SATA). Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): F7 kernel 2.6.21-1.3194.fc7 and initrd How reproducible: Install having root on Pata drive (boot,root,swap) and include HW RAID1 (2 SATA) in LVM volume always reproduces. Steps to Reproduce: 1. Install making no changes to anaconda default configuration. 2. Reboot. 3. Panic. Actual results: Boot hangs in kernel panic having not found the root file system. Expected results: Normal boot. Additional info: If I turn off the HW raid, installation is fine, but I can not add the Raid as H/W later. Only choice is S/W. I desire the raid to use the H/W. M/B: Gigabyte GA-MA69G-S3H w/ AMD/ATI 690G/SB600. Using rescue, root is mounted correctly. Have tried to rebuild initrd using rescue (from bug 243123): initrd --force-raid-probe --force-lvm-probe --with=raid --with=lvm Does not fix problem.
Comment 1 John Treubig 2007-06-28 16:04:32 UTC
Created attachment 158135 [details] Kickstart config file produced by anaconda.
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Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2008-06-17 01:43:47 UTC
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