Bug 1219871 - don't require pre-created directory in /var
Summary: don't require pre-created directory in /var
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: nfs-utils
Version: 23
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Steve Dickson
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Whiteboard: RejectedBlocker
Depends On: 1219700 1220938
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2015-05-08 14:21 UTC by Colin Walters
Modified: 2016-03-17 13:36 UTC (History)
8 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of: 1219700
: 1266946 (view as bug list)
Last Closed: 2016-03-17 12:21:53 UTC
Type: Bug

Attachments (Terms of Use)
0001-systemd-Set-var-lib-nfs-rpc_pipefs.mount-After-tmpfi.patch (1.58 KB, patch)
2015-05-09 16:17 UTC, Colin Walters
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Description Colin Walters 2015-05-08 14:21:47 UTC
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #1219700 +++

Description of problem:

Booting Atomic has a failed systemd unit. Details below:

-bash-4.3# systemctl status var-lib-nfs-rpc_pipefs.mount
● var-lib-nfs-rpc_pipefs.mount - RPC Pipe File System
   Loaded: loaded (/usr/lib/systemd/system/var-lib-nfs-rpc_pipefs.mount; static; vendor preset: disabled)
   Active: failed (Result: exit-code) since Thu 2015-05-07 15:50:56 UTC; 5h 45min ago
    Where: /var/lib/nfs/rpc_pipefs
     What: sunrpc
  Process: 460 ExecMount=/bin/mount sunrpc /var/lib/nfs/rpc_pipefs -n -t rpc_pipefs (code=exited, status=32)

May 07 15:50:56 localhost.localdomain mount[460]: mount: mount point /var/lib/nfs/rpc_pipefs does not exist
May 07 15:50:56 localhost.localdomain systemd[1]: var-lib-nfs-rpc_pipefs.mount mount process exited, code=exited status=32
May 07 15:50:56 localhost.localdomain systemd[1]: Failed to mount RPC Pipe File System.
May 07 15:50:56 localhost.localdomain systemd[1]: Unit var-lib-nfs-rpc_pipefs.mount entered failed state.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

Booted Fedora-Cloud-Atomic-22_Beta_TC8-20150405.x86_64.qcow2:
-bash-4.3# atomic host status
  TIMESTAMP (UTC)         VERSION   ID             OSNAME            REFSPEC                                                
* 2015-04-15 12:50:37     22.39     a8d8656489     fedora-atomic     fedora-atomic:fedora-atomic/f22/x86_64/docker-host
-bash-4.3# rpm -q rpm-ostree

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Run the F22 atomic image.
2. Look at systemctl output

--- Additional comment from Colin Walters on 2015-05-08 08:57:41 EDT ---

Ok so this is nfs-utils wanting a new empty directory in /var for a private mount point.

Possible fixes:

 - Move the directory to /run/nfs, have it be created by systemd-tmpfiles
 - Have nfs-utils create the directory
 - Change rpm-ostree to make empty directories

Comment 1 Colin Walters 2015-05-09 16:17:41 UTC
Created attachment 1023799 [details]

Comment 2 Fedora Blocker Bugs Application 2015-05-09 16:19:14 UTC
Proposed as a Blocker and Freeze Exception for 22-final by Fedora user walters using the blocker tracking app because:

 This error occurs on first boot, and we really want all services to start out of the box on a clean Atomic installation.

Comment 3 Dan Mossor [danofsatx] 2015-05-11 19:38:47 UTC
Discussed at the 2015-05-11 blocker review meeting[0]. Voted as AcceptedBlocker.

AGREED: 1219871 - RejectedBlocker AcceptedFreezeException - Atomic is not a release-blocking image and this bug does not affect any blocking images we know about, but accepted as an FE as fixing Atomic is a good thing if possible (adamw, 17:18:40)

[0]: http://meetbot.fedoraproject.org/fedora-blocker-review/2015-05-11/

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2015-05-21 18:13:23 UTC
nfs-utils-1.3.2-7.fc22 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 22.

Comment 5 Adam Williamson 2015-06-10 22:26:48 UTC
Clearing F22 accepted / nominated freeze exception status as F22 has shipped, per https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/BugZappers/HouseKeeping/Trackers . You may nominate as an Alpha, Beta or Final freeze exception for F23 if desired using the web application - https://qa.fedoraproject.org/blockerbugs/propose_bug (though it is not currently set up for F23) - or by marking the bug as blocking AlphaFreezeException, BetaFreezeException, or FinalFreezeException.

Comment 6 Jan Kurik 2015-07-15 14:10:52 UTC
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 23 development cycle.
Changing version to '23'.

(As we did not run this process for some time, it could affect also pre-Fedora 23 development
cycle bugs. We are very sorry. It will help us with cleanup during Fedora 23 End Of Life. Thank you.)

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