Bug#788841: multipath-tools-boot: inclusion of /etc/multipath/bindings in initramfs on install contains race condition
Ritesh Raj Sarraf
rrs at debian.org
Tue Jun 23 10:12:36 UTC 2015
On Tuesday 23 June 2015 03:38 PM, Ritesh Raj Sarraf wrote:
>> > will cause multipath-tools service to be started in the background and will not
>> > guarantee that the file exists before update-initramfs runs the hooks file to
>> > collect it.
> Very true. I guess the best resolution to this problem would be to
> document it in the README.Debian file.
We have some content here, warning users that they do need to update
So I think what needs to be added is the english for:
* set user_friend_names = yes
* multipath -F
* multipath -v3
Booting from multipathed devices
To enable booting from multipathed devices install the multipath-tools-boot
package. Be sure to update your bootloader configuration (e.g.
/boot/grub/menu.lst) to point to the multipathed root device afterwards.
By default this will be
If you set user_friendly_names = yes in /etc/multipath.conf, the path
to the device will be
If you make changes in multipath.conf, remember to run update-initramfs
updated version of the configuration gets included in the initramfs.
-- Guido Günther <agx at sigxcpu.org> Tue, 20 Feb 2008 13:49:18 +0100
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