On Fri, Oct 17, 2003 at 01:17:20PM -0500, anthony mayes wrote: > I am running Redhat 9 with kernel 2.4.20-20.9. I am getting the > following errors when trying to mount an LVM snapshot: > > EXT3-fs: INFO: recovery required on readonly filesystem. > EXT3-fs: write access unavailable, cannot proceed. > > I saw a thread on redhat.com that said a kernel patch is needed. My > question is where can I get the patch for this kernel, how do I install > it, and why isn't this built into the kernel in the first place? Any > other suggestions are welcome. Looks like you don't have the VFS-lock patch installed. something like linux-2.4.20-VFS-lock.patch, but i don't know what it would be for Redhat's patched kernels. Regards, -- AJ Lewis Sistina Software Inc. http://www.sistina.com 720 Washington Ave, Suite 200 Voice: 612-638-0500 Minneapolis, MN 55414 E-Mail: lewis_NOSPAM_(AT)sistina(DOT)com Current GPG fingerprint = B8F8 CEC8 9B0B B169 C5E2 8589 867E 54C8 4984 3813 Grab the key at: http://people.sistina.com/~lewis/gpg.html or one of the many keyservers out there...
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