[Mageia-dev] [soft-commits] [4017] Include persistent-storage udev rules ( needed for UUID info on root disks during install)

Colin Guthrie mageia at colin.guthr.ie
Sun Apr 22 17:54:58 CEST 2012

'Twas brillig, and Colin Guthrie at 22/04/12 16:53 did gyre and gimble:
> 'Twas brillig, and Thierry Vignaud at 18/04/12 21:43 did gyre and gimble:
>> On 18 April 2012 21:51, Colin Guthrie <mageia at colin.guthr.ie> wrote:
>>>>> So these rules ensured that the UUID of /dev/sd* partitions were
>>>>> available in udev.
>>>> Maybe should we include them into rescue too, shouldn't we?
>>> Yeah that makes sense IMO. Sorry I should have fixed it there too. We
>>> may also want to investigate whether or not  we should "fake" a dracut
>>> boot (i.e. mount /run and make sure the folder /run/initramfs exists).
>>> The only real requirement is that all the necessary info is available in
>>> udev to generate an initrd. I think with the rules and with udev
>>> starting before any lvm/crypt commands then that should be fine.
>> I let you commit & release a new drakx-installer-rescue?
> Do you think we should include the same set of rules as the installer in
> the rescue?
> This would also mean including these too:
>   64-md-raid.rules
>   <filter subst="s/bash/sh/">
>     65-md-incremental.rules
>   </filter>

Erm, ignore this, I should have svn up'ed before looking at it. I see
it's already done. Thanks :)



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