[rear-users] mkrescue problem

Tim.Einmahl at kba.de Tim.Einmahl at kba.de
Mon May 27 16:06:34 CEST 2013

Hello Jeroen,

thanks for your really quick response and the fix on github.
Now "rear mkrescue" works as expected on Rhel.

Best regards

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Von: rear-users-bounces at lists.relax-and-recover.org [mailto:rear-users-bounces at lists.relax-and-recover.org] Im Auftrag von Jeroen Hoekx
Gesendet: Montag, 27. Mai 2013 13:30
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Betreff: Re: [rear-users] mkrescue problem

Hello Tim,

On 27 May 2013 13:03,  <Tim.Einmahl at kba.de> wrote:

> On both systems, running "rear mkrescue", the ISO image is being created but afterwards rear stops with the following error:
> ERROR: Failed to find initrd.cgz, updating GRUB failed.
> 2013-05-27 12:30:52.936195000 Wrote ISO image: /var/lib/rear/output/rear-Test64Bit.iso (32M)
> 2013-05-27 12:30:52.956529000 Including output/default/94_grub_rescue.sh
> 2013-05-27 12:30:53.069006000 ERROR: Failed to find initrd.cgz, updating GRUB failed.
> === Stack trace ===
> Trace 0: /usr/sbin/rear:249 main
> Trace 1: /usr/share/rear/lib/mkrescue-workflow.sh:41 WORKFLOW_mkrescue
> Trace 2: /usr/share/rear/lib/framework-functions.sh:79 SourceStage
> Trace 3: /usr/share/rear/lib/framework-functions.sh:40 Source
> Trace 4: /usr/share/rear/output/default/94_grub_rescue.sh:30 source
> Trace 5: /usr/share/rear/lib/_input-output-functions.sh:131 StopIfError
> Message: Failed to find initrd.cgz, updating GRUB failed.
> ==================

Can you open a ticket on github and include your complete log as a gist?

You could also try 'rear -d mkrescue'. This will avoid clearing the
temporary directory. Is the initrd.cgz somewhere below it?


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