Gentoo Archives: gentoo-user

From: Alan McKinnon <alan.mckinnon@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-user] "lvm failed to start"
Date: Sat, 07 Apr 2012 15:32:38
Message-Id: 20120407172839.38657ece@khamul.example.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-user] "lvm failed to start" by Neil Bothwick
On Sat, 7 Apr 2012 11:38:40 +0100
Neil Bothwick <neil@××××××××××.uk> wrote:

> On Sat, 7 Apr 2012 02:47:41 -0600, Carlos Sura wrote: > > > > The problem is that it is trying to write to /var/lock, which is > > > on / at this point, rather than /run/lock, which is on a > > > writeable tmpfs. > > > I got this error, and saw a bugfile on Gentoo, just downgrade to > > your previous working version and you will get it working again. > > That bug report also showed the correct solution. There's no need to > downgrade, just change the locking_dir location from /var/lock > to /run/lock. Not only is this simpler and faster, it means another > update can't cause the same problem. > >
So this makes the how many'eth time you've posted this exact same information to the list this week? -- Alan McKinnnon alan.mckinnon@×××××.com

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Subject Author
Re: [gentoo-user] "lvm failed to start" Neil Bothwick <neil@××××××××××.uk>
Re: [gentoo-user] "lvm failed to start" Mick <michaelkintzios@×××××.com>