Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 120023
RAID/LVM2 install without SELinux fails mount on reboot
Last modified: 2014-03-16 22:43:53 EDT
Description of problem:
I set up a new installation using LVM2 on top of software RAID. At the
end of the install the reboot did not succeed. None of the LVM
filesystems had been mounted.
Looking at the initscript I saw something related to SELinux in the
LVM2 section. I had this turned this off in my install.
Commenting out the line that removed the /proc/device_mapper/control
file and rebooting allowed the system to reboot normally. I suspect
that this file did not get recreated causing the system to fail to
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Version included in FC2 Test 2.
I didn't try to reinstall but I suspect it would happen every time.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install a system using LVM2 for everything except root filesystem
with SELinux disabled.
2. Reboot at the end of the install.
Boots to maintenance mode after failing fsck due to unmounted filesystems.
Normal boot to multiuser.
Closing bugs on older, no longer supported, releases. Apologies for any lack of
Please try to reproduce this on a current release, such as Fedora Core 4. If the
issue persists, please open a new issue. This should have been solved by the