Bug#685270: live-boot: Fails to mount ext4 persistence file
*** Please consider answering these questions, where appropriate ***
* What led up to the situation?
Built live from chrooted Sid and booted from disk with persistence file in root as described in manual.
* What exactly did you do (or not do) that was effective (or
All attempts at renaming the file (ie. persistence.ext4) failed
* What was the outcome of this action?
Live CD was unable to persist using the image file.
* What outcome did you expect instead?
Live CD boot should have loaded the persistence file as a root overlay as described in the persistence section of the live manual
-- System Information:
Debian Release: wheezy/sid
APT prefers testing
APT policy: (500, 'testing')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
Kernel: Linux 3.2.0-3-amd64 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
Versions of packages live-boot depends on:
pn live-boot-initramfs-tools | live-boot-backend <none>
Versions of packages live-boot recommends:
ii eject 2.1.5+deb1+cvs20081104-11
ii file 5.11-2
pn live-boot-doc <none>
ii rsync 3.0.9-3
ii uuid-runtime 2.20.1-5.1
Versions of packages live-boot suggests:
pn cryptsetup <none>
pn curlftpfs <none>
pn httpfs2 <none>
pn unionfs-fuse <none>
ii wget 1.13.4-3