Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 727836
Failed mount after sw upgrade.
Last modified: 2012-08-16 08:03:30 EDT
Description of problem:
After one of the upgrades on F14 on June the 12th, ALL mounting of devices but the primary ext4 failed. Really pissed off due to this, did not expect at all. I understand some security features would fail, but this...
Seems like someone copied his/her/its machine settings, and it all went - 4 different ext4 and 1 fat. They are still there, but cannot seem to mount them, dc and floppy alike. USB workx.
Worked on it (in /etc/fstab and added automount), but seems, that would not be able to do it so easily retrievable. I am not so proficient with UNIX right now.
Miss some creature comfort regarding that. Might be available on ubuntu, but do not feel like too much distro surfing right now. If someone has an idea... Regards.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Linux star.cloud 18.104.22.168-92.fc14.x86_64 #1 SMP Sat May 21 17:26:25 UTC 2011 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux
head -n1 /etc/issue
Fedora release 14 (Laughlin)
major minor #blocks name
8 0 156290904 sda
8 1 512000 sda1
8 2 155777024 sda2
253 0 25788416 dm-0
253 1 10256384 dm-1
253 2 41975808 dm-2
253 3 26607616 dm-3
253 4 25624576 dm-4
253 5 25493504 dm-5
Happened after hard reboot on 12th of june 2011, following a regular SW upgrade the same day, otherwise, do not know.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Upgrade from previous version
Given fstab file content:
# Created by anaconda on Mon Nov 8 18:31:29 2010
# Accessible filesystems, by reference, are maintained under '/dev/disk'
# See man pages fstab(5), findfs(8), mount(8) and/or blkid(8) for more info
/dev/mapper/vg_star-lv_root / ext4 defaults 1 1
UUID=08911322-6c7a-494d-b0f0-16f3421c86a3 /boot ext4 defaults 1 2
/dev/mapper/vg_star-lv_home /home ext4 defaults 1 2
/dev/cdrom /media/cdrom auto ro,noauto,user,exec 0 0
/dev/fd0 /media/floppy auto rw,noauto,user,sync 0 0
/dev/mapper/vg_star-lv_swap swap swap defaults 0 0
tmpfs /dev/shm tmpfs defaults 0 0
devpts /dev/pts devpts gid=5,mode=620 0 0
sysfs /sys sysfs defaults 0 0
proc /proc proc defaults 0 0
To be able to see all partitions again.
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