Category Archives: lvm

Debian: waiting for root filesystem fails (using software raid)

If your system does not boot up und you’re dropped to an initramfs shell after “waiting for root filesystem” fails – check your mdadm config

Make sure it contains the correct definitions which are available with

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Xen: extend lvm of virtual machine

First: Make sure to shut down the virtual machine or to unmount the disk inside it. Once finished you can start to extend the logical volume on the hypervisor:

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