[zfs-discuss] working on plan for zfs-root

Christ Schlacta aarcane at aarcane.org
Sat Jul 16 01:58:53 EDT 2011

On 7/15/2011 22:20, Fajar A. Nugraha wrote:
> On Sat, Jul 16, 2011 at 11:59 AM, Christ Schlacta<aarcane at aarcane.org>  wrote:
>> On 7/14/2011 09:37, Darik Horn wrote:
>>> I am able to reproduce this bug, but it seems peculiar to Ubuntu Natty
>>> running in a virtual machine.  When I step through the import process,
>>> it looks like a failure to read the ZPOOL_CONFIG_HOSTID nvpair.
>>> One way to help diagnose this problem would be to find it on a non-Natty
>>> computer.
>> I just finally got an image to work in VM, and encountered this error right
>> off :(  is there any workaround?
> The easiest workaround right now is to add "-f" to "zfs mount" command
> on  /usr/share/initramfs-tools/scripts/zfs, and rebuild your initrd.
it's zpool import, there's no effective zfs mount.  line 60 should read 
"...zpool import -f -R..." (in case anyone else encounters this and 
finds this post.

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