gpt label missing after adding gjournal
wblock at wonkity.com
Tue Aug 12 15:26:18 UTC 2014
On Tue, 12 Aug 2014, RW wrote:
> On Tue, 12 Aug 2014 08:00:34 -0600 (MDT)
> Warren Block wrote:
>> On Tue, 12 Aug 2014, RW wrote:
>>> and then I created gp0home.journal and gp0rest.eli.journal
>>> when I rebooted gp0home was missing from /dev/gpt
>>> $ ls /dev/gpt
>>> gp0boot gp0rest gp0root gp0swap gp0usr gp0var
>>> The gjournal partition is recognized as
>>> /dev/ada1p6.journal and can be mounted, but I can't mount it with
>>> the gpt label.
>>> Anyone know what's going on?
>> Mounting a device, or that device being used by another device, can
>> cause the labels to be hidden.
> The label is missing at boot time. I only mounted /dev/ada1p6.journal
> once just to check it worked - nothing changed when I unmounted it.
Well, the gjournal metadata is still present on that partition. If the
gjournal kernel module is loaded, it will automount. (I think, I have
not used gjournal.)
So maybe 'gjournal stop ada1p6.journal'.
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