mdadm and udev rules issue with today's rawhide
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Fri Feb 20 22:15:40 UTC 2009
On Fri, Feb 20, 2009 at 1:03 PM, Bruno Wolff III <bruno at wolff.to> wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 20, 2009 at 12:53:49 -0800,
> Adam Williamson <awilliam at redhat.com> wrote:
>> On Fri, 2009-02-20 at 13:05 -0600, Bruno Wolff III wrote:
>> > I updated to today's rawhide and then reboot's didn't complete until after
>> > I removed /etc/udev/rules.d/70-mdadm-assemble.rules .
>> > That's odd because udev wasn't updated today, though mdadm was. But
>> > the above rules are part of the udev package.
>> > I got warning messages doing the udev parts of the boot process that 3 of
>> > the arrays were already running.
>> > The device names for the arrays were different than they had been before
>> > removing the rules file. So maybe the problem was that things were getting
>> > done twice and removing either file would have worked.
>> There was a thread on -devel, with the subject 'Heads up:
>> mdadm-3.0-0.devel2.1.fc11 added to f11', which seems like it might be
>> relevant here. Have you read it?
> Yeah, that's what tipped me off where to try to fix things first.
> However it does seem to be broken today with udev-137-4.fc11.x86_64 and
> mdadm-3.0-0.devel2.2.fc11.x86_64 installed. The rules files were both owned
> by the packages, so it isn't the case of an orphaned rule file left behind
> after an update.
> I'll go back through the thread again though.
Thanks for this thread......
After this morning's update, my system also would not boot: system
would hang trying to mount an ntfs-3g partition that had an entry in
I BZ'ed it here: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=486619
However, after turning off 'mdmonitor', the system boots just fine and
no longer hangs on the ntfs-3g mount.
Moving this BZ to mdadm....
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