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NevilsStation
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Update Error

#1 Postby NevilsStation » Sat May 13, 2017 9:37 am

Just ran today's (13May2017) update and at the end this error occurred:

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update - intramfs Generating /boot/intrd.img-4.7.0-0.bpo.1-amd64
cryptsetup: WARNING: failed to detect canonical device of /dev/sda2


Any reason for concern, please?

Thanks!
Custom-built PC w/i7 CPU running MX-16.

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Re: Update Error

#2 Postby asqwerth » Sat May 13, 2017 10:07 am

see this:

viewtopic.php?p=413539#p413539

I believe it is a longstanding but harmless warning if you are not using encryption.

I used to see it all the time (ie, from at least 1 plus years ago) when I was running Semplice Linux (Debian Unstable distro).
Desktop: Intel i5-4460, 16GB RAM, Intel integrated graphics
ASUS X42D laptop: AMD Phenom II, 6GB RAM, Mobility Radeon HD 5400


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