Re: failure to mount root fs

From: tigran
Date: Mon Mar 29 2004 - 06:31:51 EST

Hi Macro,

You wrote:

> VFS: Unable to mount root fs on unknown-block(0,0)
> ...
> kernel /boot/bzImage-2.6.4 ro root=LABEL=/

The "LABEL=/" is the attempt to mount root filesystem by label, so you can
move it to another disk. I find these "clever" things not mature yet and always replace it by an explicit device name (and don't move/replace root disk):

kernel /boot/bzImage-2.6.4 ro root=/dev/hda2

(this assumes that your root fs is on /dev/hda2, change it appropriately to match your situation)

Kind regards
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