Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 208306
lvm support not added to initrd files when clvmd not loaded - lvm seg faults
Last modified: 2008-05-06 12:25:20 EDT
Description of problem:
Was asked to open new bugzilla for this one... It seems that if you set
locking_type to 2 in lvm.conf, but don't have clvmd loaded when doing a
mkinitrd, lvm.static seg faults and does not add lvm support into the .img file,
and of course the kernel fails to boot if you are using lvm for the boot
disks... upgrading to 2.02.10 fixed that as it does not seg fault and also
falls back to internal and file locking... Also cleaned up a couple of misc
segfault messages on bootup regarding lvm...
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
lvm2-2.02.06-3.i386.rpm and lvm2-cluster-2.02.06-1.5.i386.rpm
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Set locking_type to 2 in lvm.conf
2. Don't load clvmd
3. Build new initrd and reboot - kernel panic occurs.
Expect lvm to still get built into initrd image
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