multiple arrays and unmapped partitions

Lucas B. Cohen mlilbc at
Fri May 2 17:41:44 UTC 2008

> > > kpartx workaround works for you or not ?
> >
> > kpartx works as well as the "dmraid -an isw_di && dmraid -ay isw_di"
> kludge
> > I mentioned. Is there an easier way than manually adding a call to
> either
> > one of them in the initrd scripts (my root partition is not being
> mapped)
> Depends on the distro I think.
> Fedora/RHEL automatically runs kpartx on sets discovered by dmraid.

For the record, on Debian systems scripts must be created in
/usr/share/initramfs-tools/scripts/local-top and
/usr/share/initramfs-tools/scripts/hooks and 'update-initramfs -u' must then
be called.

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