[RHEL6 Alpha] fsck command fails while gathering kdump
- Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0 Alpha-3 (and earlier)
fsck command fails while gathering kdump:
Creating block device sda Creating block device sr0 hwlock:can't open '/dev/misc/rtc': No such or directory Saving to the local filesystem LABREL=/dump end_request: I/O error, dev fd0, sector 0 fsck.ext3: not found Copying data : [ 54 %]
The fix has been checked in as of kexec-tools-2.0.0-62.el6 and will be included when RHEL6 is released
Recent busybox versions changed how fsck works. Now busybox just does a callout to the other fsck utilities (fsck.ext3, fsck.ext4, etc), so they need to be included in the kdump initrd.
- reproduced on lab machine
- review contents of kdump initrd, specifically init script and included binaries
- Red Hat Enterprise Linux
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Typo in output "LABREL=/dump" should be "LABEL=/dump"