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Bug 769964 - bad /etc/mtab in initramfs
bad /etc/mtab in initramfs
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: lorax (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Martin Gracik
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2011-12-22 15:39 EST by John Reiser
Modified: 2013-07-04 09:00 EDT (History)
3 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: lorax-17.8-1
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Last Closed: 2012-03-14 05:59:49 EDT
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Description John Reiser 2011-12-22 15:39:48 EST
Description of problem: Upon booting a DVD built for installing rawhide for Fedora 17, systemd complains that /etc/mtab is bad.

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How reproducible: every time

Steps to Reproduce:
1. build and burn DVD for install of rawhide for Fedora 17
2. boot DVD for install
Actual results: syslog has:
[   62.841678] systemd[1]: /etc/mtab is not a symlink or not pointing to /proc/self/mounts. This is not supported anymore. Please make sure to replace this file by a symlink to avoid incorrect or misleading mount(8) output.

Expected results: no complaint

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