Opened 12 years ago

Closed 12 years ago

#618 closed defect (fixed)

restored machine with RHEL 5.6 doesn't reboot after restore

Reported by: Bruno Cornec Owned by: Bruno Cornec
Priority: highest Milestone: 3.0.2
Component: mondo Version: 3.0.1
Severity: critical Keywords:


After reboot of the restored system, the grub boot loader is unable to load the / FS

Change History (3)

comment:1 by Bruno Cornec, 12 years ago

Status: newassigned

it appears that e2label is not able anymore to label an ext4 FS with this RHEL version at least. A e4label binary exists which should probably be used instead. In that case the / FS was a ext4 FS, whereas /boot was ext3 and was no problem

comment:2 by Bruno Cornec, 12 years ago

tested workaround:

After the restore, use the following to relabel your FS:

# mount-me
# chroot /mnt/RESTORING
# e4label /dev/cciss/c0d0p3 /

Adapt the device name to your needs as well as the label.

comment:3 by Bruno Cornec, 12 years ago

Resolution: fixed
Status: assignedclosed

Should be fixed with rev [3008].

Cf: which gives an explanation why there are different tools there.

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