[clug] need help: simple(?) raid question [answer]

Eyal Lebedinsky eyal at eyal.emu.id.au
Tue Mar 27 05:05:04 MDT 2012

Having changed /etc/fstab to use UUID for the raid I had one good boot.
Hopefully it will stay so.


On 03/26/12 09:24, Eyal Lebedinsky wrote:
> After upgrading f14->f15->f16 I still have one problem. The system
> attempts to use /dev/md0 before it is fully operational. The specific
> error is about not finding a superblock.
> How to I ensure the system waits before using the device?
> Unfortunately no messages are kept from the initial boot that lands
> me in the emergency shell, but the failure seems to come from either
> fedora-autorelabel-mark.service or fedora-autorelabel.service.
> I should add, if it matters, that:
> - in the shell I simply say 'mount /dev/md0' and exit.
> When the full boot completes, a few services are missing.
> - the raid is on partitions /dev/sd[b-g]1
> - I have /etc/mdadm.conf
> - neither / nor /boot are on the raid

Eyal Lebedinsky	(eyal at eyal.emu.id.au)

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