Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 857563
Last modified: 2015-01-04 17:31:59 EST
I tried to to upgrade an f16 box to 17 remotely, using yum.
After rebuilding the initramfs, the convertfs part fails..
[ 5.452657] dracut: Mounted root filesystem /dev/md2
[ 5.559123] dracut: Converting /var/run to symlink
[ 5.564114] dracut: mv: cannot move `/sysroot/var/run' to `/sysroot/var/run.runmove~': Read-only file system
[ 5.574127] dracut: ln: failed to create symbolic link `/sysroot/var/run/run': Read-only file system
[ 5.583340] dracut: Converting /var/lock to symlink
[ 5.588305] dracut: mv: cannot move `/sysroot/var/lock' to `/sysroot/var/lock.lockmove~': Read-only file system
[ 5.598549] dracut: ln: failed to create symbolic link `/sysroot/var/lock/lock': Read-only file system
[ 5.607947] dracut: /usr/bin/convertfs: line 60: /sysroot/.usrmovecheck645: Read-only file system
[ 5.616922] dracut: Cannot write to /sysroot/
[ 5.788875] dracut: Switching root
dracut version 018-55.git20120606.fc16.noarch
have you tried adding "rw" to the kernel command line, so that it gets mounted writable?
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