Fatal: device-mapper: Sector outside mapped device? error when upgrading kernel

Bug #1055346 reported by karaluh on 2012-09-24
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
linux (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Konfigurowanie linux-image-2.6.32-42-server (2.6.32-42.96) ...
Running depmod.
update-initramfs: Generating /boot/initrd.img-2.6.32-42-server
ERROR lilo fails for new /boot/initrd.img-2.6.32-42-server:

Warning: LBA32 addressing assumed
Warning: '/proc/partitions' does not match '/dev' directory structure.
    Name change: '/dev/dm-0' -> '/dev/root'
Fatal: device-mapper: Sector outside mapped device? (2052: 2597781664/2907070464)
Failed to create initrd image.
dpkg: błąd przetwarzania linux-image-2.6.32-42-server (--configure):
 podproces zainstalowany skrypt post-installation zwrócił kod błędu 2
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 10.04
Package: linux-image-2.6.32-41-server 2.6.32-41.94
Regression: Yes
Reproducible: No
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.32-41.94-server
Uname: Linux 2.6.32-41-server x86_64
AlsaDevices: Error: command ['ls', '-l', '/dev/snd/'] failed with exit code 2: ls: cannot access /dev/snd/: No such file or directory
AplayDevices: Error: [Errno 2] No such file or directory
Architecture: amd64
ArecordDevices: Error: [Errno 2] No such file or directory
Date: Mon Sep 24 09:42:28 2012
Frequency: I don't know.
MachineType: Dell Inc. PowerEdge R410

ProcCmdLine: auto BOOT_IMAGE=Linux ro root=/dev/mapper/grupa-wolumin
 PATH=(custom, no user)
SourcePackage: linux
dmi.bios.date: 10/21/2011
dmi.bios.vendor: Dell Inc.
dmi.bios.version: 1.9.0
dmi.board.name: 0N051F
dmi.board.vendor: Dell Inc.
dmi.board.version: A01
dmi.chassis.type: 23
dmi.chassis.vendor: Dell Inc.
dmi.modalias: dmi:bvnDellInc.:bvr1.9.0:bd10/21/2011:svnDellInc.:pnPowerEdgeR410:pvr:rvnDellInc.:rn0N051F:rvrA01:cvnDellInc.:ct23:cvr:
dmi.product.name: PowerEdge R410
dmi.sys.vendor: Dell Inc.

karaluh (karaluh) wrote :
Brad Figg (brad-figg) on 2012-09-24
Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
karaluh (karaluh) wrote :

It's been a year and this bug is still not fixed. I can't upgrade kernel on the server, so it has unfixed security related bugs.

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