Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1017980
dracut complains if /etc/crypttab is absent
Last modified: 2014-02-05 17:27:40 EST
Description of problem:
If /etc/crypttab does not exist running dracut spills that:
/sbin/dracut: line 871: /etc/crypttab: No such file or directory
The code actually responsible is here:
859 while read _mapper _a _p _o; do
865 done < /etc/crypttab
So either an existence of /etc/crypttab should be checked or, if we do not care, stderr redirected to /dev/null and error status supressed.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
/etc/crypttab is "owned" by initscripts package but is apparently a "ghost" there because even with it missing 'rpm -V initscripts' does not report any problems.
This appears to be a rather cosmetic problem, at least for now, but dracut likely should be quiet unless there are real errors.
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