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Re: [Xen-users] Root fs on LVM on software RAID1?

On Wed, Feb 22, 2006 at 01:08:49PM +0000, Mark Turner wrote:
> On 22 Feb 2006, at 12:20, Marcin Owsiany wrote:
> >If not, then how did you manage to boot the currently running system?
> The currently running system was booted using the 2.6.8-2-386 kernel  
> supplied with Debian 3.1r1a.
> That kernel appears to have LVM support compiled in rather than as a  
> module:
>       dom0a:~# find /lib/modules/ -print|grep -i lvm
>       dom0a:~#
> >Try sticking "set -x" into mkinitrd to see when it's failing.
> With "set -x":
>       dom0a:~# mkinitrd -o /boot/initrd.img-xen-
>       [Lots of lines cut]
>       + module_exists drivers/md/lvm-mod
>       ++ find /lib/modules/ -name lvm-mod.ko
>       + '[' -n '' ']'

Ah, so it looks for lvm-mod for the target ( kernel, and
it's not there. Are you using Ralph Passgang's xen packages? Those
somehow work for me with MD+LVM root, even though the module is not
there (apparently compiled in as well).

PS: Please don't CC me, I do read this list.
Marcin Owsiany <marcin@xxxxxxxxxx>              http://marcin.owsiany.pl/
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