[arch-dev-public] 188.8.131.52-1 from testing does not load sd_mod during boot, breaking boot
dieter at plaetinck.be
Sat Aug 14 14:44:07 EDT 2010
On Sat, 14 Aug 2010 19:24:53 +0200
Dieter Plaetinck <dieter at plaetinck.be> wrote:
> I installed 184.108.40.206-1 from testing on my system (nforce2 motherboard,
> silicon image sata controller, WD raptor sata disks)
> this kernel does not load sd_mod during boot, which - in my case -
> causes the encrypt hook to not find the device it should decrypt,
> which breaks my boot process.
> in the early userspace shell i can confirm there is no /dev/sd*
> or /dev/disk/by-uuid
> I tried regenerating initcpio from rescue media, but this did not
> help. I think I will install the earlier kernel again or maybe the
> LTS, unless someone has a better idea.
I booted a live cd, chrooted into my system and did a
(--nopdeps needed for nvidia driver, which I don't use, but that's
now my system works again.
[root at dieter-ws-a7n8x-arch ~]# lsmod | grep sd
sd_mod 25507 3
scsi_mod 79372 4 sg,sd_mod,sr_mod,libata
If I can be of assistance to help resolving this issue, let me know
what you want me to do.
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