Bug 174603 - volume group not containing root nor swap not brought up
volume group not containing root nor swap not brought up
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: initscripts (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Bill Nottingham
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2005-11-30 12:26 EST by Alexandre Oliva
Modified: 2014-03-16 22:57 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-01-13 10:50:33 EST
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Description Alexandre Oliva 2005-11-30 12:26:41 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux x86_64; en-US; rv:1.8) Gecko/20051118 Fedora/1.5-0.5.0.rc3 Firefox/1.5

Description of problem:
It appears that testing the exit status of vgscan to decide whether to run vgchange -ay is not having the desired effect.  Even though volume groups that contain root or swap devices are brought up by initrd, other volume groups are not, and depend on this command to work.  Unfortunately, it is not working, and I have to disable automatic mounting of its logical volumes, manually activate such volume groups on reboot and then mount them by hand.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1.Set up a box with a volume group that does not contain root or swap devices
2.Perform a minimal FC5test1 install on it
3.Boot it up

Actual Results:  The alternate volume group is not brought up

Expected Results:  It should be

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Comment 1 Alexandre Oliva 2006-01-13 10:50:33 EST
Fixed in rawhide.

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