Re: problems booting
Andrew Reid wrote:
Thanks, Andrew. That got me started in the right direction. I ended up
not using LVM as I didn't want that extra layer of complexity creating
another point of failure, but I did get it working.
On Sunday 23 March 2008 01:57, Freddy Freeloader wrote:
I assume I'm running into problems with udev not naming
the devices consistently but am not quite sure of my diagnosis or how to
fix it if that is the problem.
I don't think udev rules will fix it, since the udev rules
are on the root filesystem that it's not finding.
I recommend using volume management, so that the root
filesystem ends up on /dev/mapper/vg0-root or something
similar -- this all gets set up in the initramfs, and
elegantly avoids device-naming issues.
Alternatively, you can mount the filesystems by label
or by UUID.