LVM based system drops to emergency console during boot
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May 17 13:20:10 server-name LVM: Failed to initialize library context for activation generator.
May 17 13:20:10 server-name lvm[xxx]: /var/lock/lvm/V_volume:aux: open failed: No such file or directory
locking_dir = "/run/lock/lvm"
The following should also be noted regarding the "locking_dir" setting as mentioned in "/etc/lvm/lvm.conf":
# Local non-LV directory that holds file-based locks while commands are
# in progress. A directory like /tmp that may get wiped on reboot is OK.
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- Creation Date: 01-Jun-2016
- Modified Date:03-Mar-2020
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