[dm-crypt] found more than one resume device candidate

Arno Wagner arno at wagner.name
Mon Jan 16 10:08:01 CET 2017


On Mon, Jan 16, 2017 at 09:30:22 CET, Milan Broz wrote:
> On 01/12/2017 05:50 AM, scar wrote:
> > I have cryptsetup 1.6.1 installed on Ubuntu 14.04, i went and installed 
> > the uswsusp package for hibernation, and i am getting the warning below 
> > when update-initramfs is running:
> > 
> > cryptsetup: WARNING: found more than one resume device candidate:
> >                       ubuntu-swap
> >                       10147778-13f7-4a70-96ff-45635098d128
> 
> This is not upstream code, it is from cryptroot script that is added
> in Debian/Ubuntu distributions only.
> Seems there is a lot of legacy magic in that script though...

Ah, yes, "magic". I think the story of the magician's apprentice
should be mandatory reading for all software developers.

More often than not, "automagic" turns into "auto-mess" after
a while....

Arno
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