[blfs-dev] LVM2 bootscript

Qrux qrux.qed at gmail.com
Tue Feb 14 17:05:12 PST 2012

On Feb 14, 2012, at 4:41 PM, DJ Lucas wrote:

> On 02/14/2012 06:08 PM, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>> What do you think of adding a line to the start of the start code of
>> checkfs:
>> if [ -x /usr/sbin/vgchange ]; then
>>    /usr/sbin/vgchange -a y>/dev/null
>> fi
> I can only suggest from both a standards perspective and, more 
> importantly in this particular case (with the suggested future 
> flattening of /usr/{lib,bin}), from a rescue perspective, that vgchange 
> be moved to /sbin and any dependent libs moved to /lib. It would seem 
> logical to me that /usr be stored on LVM with a small traditional root 
> partition, along with /home and /var, if you elected not to do the whole 
> thing (which would require vgchange in the initrd anyway). The same 
> thing applies for anything in /usr that is required to mount the logical 
> partitions.

LOL--guess I was writing my response while DJ sent his.

And, I think I said /bin instead of /sbin, but I'm sure you knew what I meant.


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