unable to fully boot after deleting home partition

Andre Robatino robatino at fedoraproject.org
Sun Jan 13 12:42:30 UTC 2013

> cd /
> tar cvf home.tar home
> umount home
> lvremove /dev/mapper/fedora-home
> lvextend -l +100FREE /dev/mapper/fedora-root
> resize2fs /dev/mapper/fedora-root
> tar xvf home.tar

Easy to reproduce in a VM after a minimal install with a large enough HDD that
it creates a separate home partition, then running the above commands.


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