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Old 10-09-2012, 01:59 AM   #1
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dmeventd: Child exited with code 1


Good day:

I just upgraded from 13.37 to 14.0 and when i run:

# lvcreate -s -L10G -n snap /dev/vg0/archive
Child exited with code 1
Unable to start dmeventd.
Child exited with code 1
Unable to start dmeventd.
vg0-snap: event registration failed: No such process
vg0/snapshot0: snapshot segment monitoring function failed.
Logical volume "snap" created

The errors disappear if /run/lvm directory is created. It seems a bug in Slackware 14.0.
 
Old 10-24-2012, 06:59 AM   #2
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Hi,

I've just come across the same behavior, Slack64 14.0

Dave
 
Old 10-24-2012, 08:36 AM   #3
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Yep I think you're right.

lvm2 was configured with
Code:
 --with-default-locking-dir=/run/lock/lvm \
  --with-default-run-dir=/run/lvm \
Both of those probably ought to be created by the initrd and/or early rc.S. Might be worth dropping Pat a note.

Last edited by GazL; 10-24-2012 at 08:39 AM.
 
Old 10-26-2012, 12:26 AM   #4
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Stumbled over issue too. So LVM snapshots are currently broken in Slackware 14?
 
Old 06-27-2013, 12:06 PM   #5
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Sorry to bring up an old post but, I just noticed I have the same problem. Does anyone know if this has been addressed in current? Also is there a particular reason for using /run as opposed to /var/run?
 
Old 10-14-2013, 04:59 AM   #6
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Quote:
Originally Posted by GazL View Post
Yep I think you're right.

lvm2 was configured with
Code:
 --with-default-locking-dir=/run/lock/lvm \
  --with-default-run-dir=/run/lvm \
Both of those probably ought to be created by the initrd and/or early rc.S. Might be worth dropping Pat a note.
Thanks GazL

Why did you suggest creating those directories during boot? On my Slackware64 14.0, /run is on the / file system, it is not tmpfs. OTOH the /run/lvm directory disappears (/run/lock/lvm remains) ...
 
  


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