Re: FAI and debian live
Jean Spirat wrote:
> no in fact i cannot use NFS for policy reason here.
> AOE is a block device so i don't know why it could not be used :)
i was just saying that i've no clue about it. with nfs, i have some :)
> ii live-initramfs 1.139.1-3 Debian
> Live initramfs hook
shouldn't make any difference here, but in future, could you use the
most current one from sid (preferably) or at least the one from lenny.
makes things a bit easier for us.
> on the initrd i just added a init-premount/aoe script that:
> and also a udev rule to rename ethx so they are in good order
would you mind sharing that in the form of a patch? i'd be interested to
play with AOE myself at a later point.
> append initrd=initrd.img-2.6.26-1-amd64 ip=dhcp
> FAI_FLAGS=verbose,createvt FAI_ACTION=install boot=live debug
dhcp is default for live-initramfs anyway, so ip=dhcp isn't required,
but shouldn't matter here.
> so it does find the etherdrives but it stop here, the logs ends with:
> + livefs_root=
> + [ -n ]
> + sleep 1
> + [ -z ]
> + panic Unable to find a medium containing a live file system
looks like a check doesn't cover AOE specific device names/patches and
thus fails, and therefore very easy to fix. can i please see the
*complete* live.log from debug mode?
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