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Fedora Linux: Boot a system from grub prompt

By | February 19, 2016

I had a situation when from a strange reason a default grub setup as a result of a system recovery was missing the lvm and raid modules so I was not able to boot. I have the following setup on the server: – my boot partition is in fact an ext4 partition over a mdraid… Read More »

Fedora Linux: Recover a corrupted system with a RAID1 boot partition with a lvm RAID1 root partition

By | February 19, 2016

There are times when even experimented sysadmins do stupid things. One of that moments happened to me when I tried some speed tests on my ssd RAID1. The result was not so satisfactory. Corrupted /boot partition with missing files and orphan inodes. To make things more complicated I have the following constraints that make this… Read More »