[Mageia-dev] Failed to boot after /usr move

Olivier Thauvin nanardon at nanardon.zarb.org
Tue Jul 24 09:06:51 CEST 2012

* Colin Guthrie (mageia at colin.guthr.ie) wrote:
> 'Twas brillig, and Olivier Thauvin at 23/07/12 22:27 did gyre and gimble:
> > So I did the switch on my latptop, everything was fine until I reboot...
> > 
> > The problem is again my encrypted /home.
> What happens? Does the system boot OK generally but fail to allow you to
> login? Anything in logs? "systemctl status /home/$USER" tell you
> anything (assuming it's a regular mount, but I guess this is
> unlikely...) Anything else we can use to debug with?

It don't ask the passphrase during boot, systemctl status /home show
nothing but systemctl status cryptsetup report only "No such file or

> > BTW: /var/run and /var/lock were not migrated and I had to do it by
> > hand.
> This happens if /var is on a separate partition. Is this the case with
> you? I'll have to think about how to handle that more gracefully.

It's the case.


Olivier Thauvin
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