On Wed, Mar 31, 2004 at 09:42:44PM +0100, Geoff Dolman wrote:whichOn Wed, 2004-03-31 at 16:49, Patrick Caulfield wrote: > On Wed, Mar 31, 2004 at 03:59:39PM +0100, Geoff Dolman wrote: > > Hi > > > > I have a machine with the following partition structure: > > > > /dev/sda1 /boot (ext3) > > /dev/sda2 swap > > /dev/sda3 LVM > > > > The LVM (1.03/rh9) contains one PV and this has Volume00 in it(something)> > contains lvs for slash, usr, var, /usr/local and so on... > > > > I rebooted the machine for the first time in ages (same kernel > > configuration as the last reboot and no changes - or very few). > > > > The machine won't reboot - it panics because of a messagebackups.> > like: > > > > vgscan found inactive "Volume00" > > Error 28 Unable to make /etc/lvmtab.d/Volume00/Volume00.tmp > > vg_cfgbackup.c line 273 > > > > Error 28 is ENOSPC - your initrd is too small to hold the metadata
Thanks - but how do I fix this?
Append the kernel boot parameter "ramdisk_size=" and give a size in kilobytes (eg, 'ramdisk_size=16384' makes 16MB ram disks.
-- Regards - Jean-Luc
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