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Re: [alpine-devel] Full disk encryption with musl edge

From: Timo Teras <>
Date: Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:36:25 +0300

On Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:50:40 -0400 wrote:

> I recently upgraded to musl edge using the instructions at
> When I reboot, I get the prompt to enter
> my passphrase for the disk but when I enter it it'll say "mounting
> root failed", "initramfs emergency recovery shell launched. Type exit
> to continue boot", "sh: can't access tty; job control turned off".
> "Mount: mounting /dev/mapper/vg0-root on /sysroot failed: no such
> file or directory" Shows up in file /tmp/mount-error in the emergency
> shell.
> Has this happened to anyone else? How can this be fixed?

What tools / packages you have used to setup this? Do you get any other
errors in dmesg? If you try to mount the encrypted partition manually,
do you get additional errors?

Received on Tue Apr 22 2014 - 16:36:25 UTC