internet connection with liveccd

Jeremy Huntwork jhuntwork at
Thu Jul 28 10:24:25 PDT 2005

Alex wrote:
> You're perfectly right, LVM2 and device-mapper are already there. But
> the device-mapper module doesn't seems to be loaded(I thougt nothing
>  was there because I couldn't find an entry in /proc/misc). Here is a
>  short version on how I arrived to that conclusion:
> just after login:
> #vgscan
> Found volume grou "VolGroup00" using...
> #vgchange -a y VolGroup00
> /proc/misc: No entry for device-mapper found
> Failure to communicate with kernel device-mapper driver
> #mdprobe dm-mod
> #vgchange -a y VolGroup00
> And from there everything works ok.

Great! Thanks for the confirmation, Alex.


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