[Pkg-cryptsetup-devel] Bug#466175: Bug#466175: cryptsetup: initramfs hook script doesn't check for LABEL= mounts
Kapil Hari Paranjape
kapil at imsc.res.in
Mon Feb 18 15:33:20 UTC 2008
On Mon, 18 Feb 2008, Jonas Meurer wrote:
> Maybe I don't understand your request, as you talk about /etc/fstab,
> which not used by cryptdisks and initramfs cryptroot script at all.
Let me try to be clearer.
adds entries to /conf/conf.d/cryptroot in the initrd.
This is based on what root and resume devices are dependent on
an encrypted device.
For example, supose that we have the device
/dev/mapper/vg0-root where vg0 is a volume group based on
the dm-crypt device /dev/mapper/encbase.
If the entry in /etc/fstab has the root device as
then the following entry is added to /conf/conf.d/cryptroot in
However, if the entry in /etc/fstab is
then no such entry is created.
Moreover, if the filesystem on /dev/vg0/root has label ROOT
and the entry in /etc/fstab is
then again no such entry is created.
Thus one is forced to add all these options to the kernel command
line which becomes quite long!
I hope this clarifies the bug report.
Thanks and best regards,
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