Re: Why kernel 2.5.58 only mounts / (not home etc)

From: Andrew Morton (
Date: Sat Jan 18 2003 - 19:48:05 EST

Max Valdez <> wrote:
> >Your ext3 filesystem is being built as a module, so you are dependent
> >upon
> >correct initrd setup to be able to mount the other filesystems. If
> >those
> >filesystems were not cleanly shut down, ext2 will not be able to mount
> >them.
> >Or something like that. Try setting CONFIG_EXT3_FS=y.
> I do have EXT3_FS=m

Try it with "y"
> But I did a correct initrd build,


> / mount is ext3, and gets mounted ok,

It's probably mounted as ext2. Check /proc/mounts.

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