Bug 171895 - multipath fails in rc.sysinit with library missing error
Summary: multipath fails in rc.sysinit with library missing error
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 168321
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Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: initscripts   
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Version: 4.0
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact: Brock Organ
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Reported: 2005-10-27 15:52 UTC by Thomas Krieger
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:56 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-10-27 17:15:35 UTC
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Description Thomas Krieger 2005-10-27 15:52:01 UTC
Description of problem:

During system startup in rc.sysinit multipath devices are loaded. This only 
works if /usr is not mounted on a seperate partition. The following instruction 
is executed: /sbin/multipath -v 0. Unfortunately /sbin/multipath is linked 
dynamically and therefore the execution failed with libsysfs.so.1 missing 
because this library is located in /usr/lib!

In my opinion there are two possible solutions to solve this bug:
1.) locate libsysfs.so.1 in /lib
2.) use /bin/multipath.static instead of /sbin/multipath in rc.sysinit.

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How reproducible:
Setup a host and mount /usr to a seperate partition

Actual results:
/usr mounted on seperate partition setup of multipath devices fails
/usr located in the root filesystem setup of multipath devices works as expected

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2005-10-27 17:15:35 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 168321 ***

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