[arch-releng] module 'loop' not loaded

Karol Blazewicz karol.blazewicz at gmail.com
Fri Nov 14 00:57:00 UTC 2014

On Fri, Nov 14, 2014 at 1:22 AM, Gerardo Exequiel Pozzi
<vmlinuz386 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 11/12/2014 03:16 AM, Christian Hesse wrote:
>> Hello everybody,
>> I just built a fresh image that fails to boot with:
>> losetup: cannot find an unused loop device
>> Looks like modules 'loop' is no longer loaded automatically when needed. It
>> is included in initramfs, though. Any idea what package changed it's
>> behavior? Forcing to load the module is easy, but what's the clean way to fix
>> this?
> maybe systemd, maybe kmod... also there is a error about missing
> hwdb.bin in initramfs maybe related, maybe not, i need some time to
> research...
> use earlymodules=loop for now.

Not sure if helpful / related, but there's a hwdb.bin thread:

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