iSCSI devices are not automatically mounted when using multipath in fstab
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After the system is booted you can successfully mount the device.
For SLES 10 SP1 here is the necessary information:
Problem here is the multipath setup.
In /etc/udev/rules.d/85-mount-fstab.rules you'll find:
SUBSYSTEM=="block", ACTION=="add", KERNEL=="sd*[0-9]|hd*[0-9]", RUN+="mount.sh"
So we'll only do an automated mount for 'sd' and 'hd' devices; and as multipath devices are 'dm-X' they won't be mounted automatically.
To fix this add dm-* so they will mount automatically.
Entry in /etc/fstab for multipath iSCSI device (hotplug option is needed).
Complete /etc/udev/rules.d/85-mount-fstab.rules file ( we added |dm-* )
SUBSYSTEM=="block", ACTION=="add", KERNEL=="sd*[0-9]|hd*[0-9]|dm-*", RUN+="mount.sh"
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- Document ID:3511763
- Creation Date: 27-Nov-2007
- Modified Date:16-Mar-2021
- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
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