Puppy Linux Discussion Forum Forum Index Puppy Linux Discussion Forum
Puppy HOME page : puppylinux.com
"THE" alternative forum : puppylinux.info
 
 FAQFAQ   SearchSearch   MemberlistMemberlist   UsergroupsUsergroups   RegisterRegister 
 ProfileProfile   Log in to check your private messagesLog in to check your private messages   Log inLog in 

The time now is Thu 02 Oct 2014, 08:46
All times are UTC - 4
 Forum index » House Training » Bugs ( Submit bugs )
1.0.4 Resizing pup001 in NTFS: Error : Invalid argument whil
Moderators: Flash, Ian, JohnMurga
Post_new_topic   Reply_to_topic View_previous_topic :: View_next_topic
Page 1 of 1 Posts_count  
Author Message
Guest
Guest


PostPosted: Wed 20 Jul 2005, 00:25    Post_subject:  1.0.4 Resizing pup001 in NTFS: Error : Invalid argument whil  

Short story:
I get the following message when rebooting puppy after resizing pup001

Quote:
Invalid argument while trying to flush /mnt/home/pup001


I downloaded pup001.zip from ibiblio.
Created the extension using fsutil
Appended pup001 and the pupextension
Rebooted

I get the error and the boot process pauses for 60 seconds. When puppy starts I can see that the root fs seems to be the correct size.

Extra information:
I already had a resized pup001 file working OK under 1.0.3.
I first backed it up and restarted with 1.0.4. It updated the menues, removed unregistered files from /usr, etc.
No error, no problem.
I just decided to start fresh and reinstall the packages I really need and copy files from the old pup001.

So: 1.0.4 does not complain when the file has already been resized by 1.0.3.

Is this a bug? am I doing something wrong?
Back to top
rarsa


Joined: 29 May 2005
Posts: 3053
Location: Kitchener, Ontario, Canada

PostPosted: Wed 20 Jul 2005, 01:01    Post_subject:  

Sorry, it was me not logged in. Embarassed

Actually I meant to say that the /root fs does not seem to be the right size.

In the 'How to: Enlarging the pup001 file in XP (NTFS) siv explains a similar problem and Barry explains that in 1.0.4 you just need to resize in the XP command line (as I did). But it still does not work.

As I said in the previous message: I can use the resized 1.0.3 pup001 file. But I cannot resize a new pup001 file under 1.0.4
Back to top
View user's profile Send_private_message Visit_website 
rarsa


Joined: 29 May 2005
Posts: 3053
Location: Kitchener, Ontario, Canada

PostPosted: Wed 20 Jul 2005, 01:39    Post_subject:  

After a quick investigation I found a solution.

From my point of view it seems like a bug in the rc.sysinit script.

The resize2fs command does not like the -F (flush) option.

I am adding the workaround I followed to the corresponding HowTo.
Back to top
View user's profile Send_private_message Visit_website 
Display_posts:   Sort by:   
Page 1 of 1 Posts_count  
Post_new_topic   Reply_to_topic View_previous_topic :: View_next_topic
 Forum index » House Training » Bugs ( Submit bugs )
Jump to:  

Rules_post_cannot
Rules_reply_cannot
Rules_edit_cannot
Rules_delete_cannot
Rules_vote_cannot
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


Powered by phpBB © 2001, 2005 phpBB Group
[ Time: 0.0439s ][ Queries: 11 (0.0064s) ][ GZIP on ]