LVM based partition scheme (using Thin Volume) fails during installation
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With default PReP partition (8MB) installation can fail with following error: WARNING: no dependencies for kernel module 'linear' found. Kernel Modules: dm-mod mbcache jbd ext3 Features: dm block lvm2 33710 blocks Perl-Bootloader: 2015-03-11 11:35:06 <3> pbl-1011.2 Core::RunCommand.1614: Error: '/sbin/lilo' failed with exit code 1, output: <<<<<<<<<<<<<<<< running on chrp /dev/sda /dev/sda1 Boot target is /dev/sda1 add note section for RS6K MKDOSFS options: -s 1 -F 16 -n 'lv_root' ERROR: Boot partition '/dev/sda1' cannot hold 49324 blocks >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> There was an error generating the initrd (1)
With LVM based partition scheme using thin volume, ensure PReP partition size is at least 200MB. A bigger PReP partition is required so that it can carry kernel and initrd files.
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- Document ID:7016660
- Creation Date: 08-Jul-2015
- Modified Date:03-Mar-2020
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