Adding 3rd Party RAID card halts Linux boot

Jefferson Ogata poweredge at
Sat Apr 17 15:15:28 CDT 2010

On 2010-04-17 19:51, Nathan Milford wrote:
> We're using LVM
> title CentOS (2.6.18-164.11.1.el5)
> root (hd0,0)
> kernel /vmlinuz-2.6.18-164.11.1.el5 ro root=/dev/obnas/root
> initrd /initrd-2.6.18-164.11.1.el5.img
> *shrug*

Huh. Okay. Well, that's why I never put / or /usr on LVM. :^)

I'm not sure how LVM gets set up in your configuration. I assume it's
build into the initrd. Maybe you need to unpack that and have a look
around; maybe there's something you can tweak in your initrd configuration.

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