[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]

Re: [dm-devel] Configuring multipath for root device



I followed the instruction for SLES, that is, while installing,
selected the option for mounting the device by "device id" but after
reboot mount, fstab shows device names, like /dev/sda2, etc.
What am I missing.

Regards,
Pradipmaya.


On Jan 7, 2008 12:28 PM,  <malahal us ibm com> wrote:
> Pradipmaya Maharana [pradipmaya gmail com] wrote:
> > RHEL Steps worked perfectly for me but i have a question for SLES installation.
> >
> > Question. While installing SLES on multipath devices, the second step says:
> >
> > " 2. Complete the installation. Let the system boot up in multiuser mode.
> > Make sure the root device, swap device are all referenced by their by-id
> > device node entries instead of /dev/sd* type names. If they are not, fix
> > them first."
> >
> > How do you check that root device and swap device are referenced by their by-id?
> > And if it is not referenced by the by-id, how do I fix it? Re-install?
>
> Look at your grub.conf and see what is there for root and also look at
> /etc/fstab and make sure everything there is also ID based.
>
> Malahal.
>
>
> --
> dm-devel mailing list
> dm-devel redhat com
> https://www.redhat.com/mailman/listinfo/dm-devel
>


[Date Prev][Date Next]   [Thread Prev][Thread Next]   [Thread Index] [Date Index] [Author Index]