[linux-lvm] vgchange --sysinit tries to write on filesystem.

Peter Rajnoha prajnoha at redhat.com
Thu May 12 12:05:56 UTC 2011

On 05/12/2011 03:30 AM +0100, Eric Bélanger wrote:
> Since updating to lvm2 2.02.85, I'm getting the following message on
> bootup after "/sbin/vgchange --sysinit -a y" is ran by the system
> initscripts:
> /etc/lvm/cache/.cache unlink failed: Read-only filesystem

The .85 uses a new way to get the list of devices and the .cache
is obsolete in this situation and so it's being removed. Though we
missed this case with --sysinit. Thanks for the report, we'll fix


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