[arch-general] Error message with full disk encryption

Carsten Mattner carstenmattner at gmail.com
Sat Feb 13 12:47:15 UTC 2016

On Sat, Feb 13, 2016 at 10:49 AM, PeLo L <pelo99 at outlook.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> I've followed the arch wiki and deployed a full disk encrypted install.
> Everything works fine and am able to boot properly into the install.
> While trying to shutdown my system, systemd displays an error
> which says "systemd: stopped (with error)  /dev/mapper/crypt-boot".
> 'crypt-boot' is the device mapper name for the encrypted boot
> partition. Could someone explain this. Do I need to be concerned
> of any data loss in the boot partition?

I've seen this on old and newly installed root-luks systems myself.
Here it's always dm1 and I'm not sure if it's luks-root or luks-swap,
but it looks like a bug in systemd or one of the units because this
appeared sometime in the last 6 months or less.

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