kernel-2.6.9-1.678 can't find label

Alexander Dalloz ad+lists at uni-x.org
Thu Nov 18 04:57:24 UTC 2004


Am Do, den 18.11.2004 schrieb Bruce Bennett um 5:31:

> When booting the FC3 kernel upgrade (kernel-smp-2.6.9-1.678_FC3), I get
> 
> > [nash ... starting]
> > mkrootdev: label / not found
> > mount: error 2 mounting ext3
> > mount: error 2 mounting none
> > switchroot: mount failed: 22
> > umount: /initrd/dev/ failed: 2
> > Kernel panic - not syncing: Attempted to kill init
> 
> Yet when running the original (2.6.9-1.667smp) FC3 kernel I get
> 
> 	findfs LABEL=/
> 	/dev/sda6
> 
> ...naturally enough, since I'm able to boot the original and do this
> there. :^)

> SATA? Yes: /dev/sda is ATA ST380013AS (ata_piix, ICH5).
> 
> Same problem with non-smp 2.6.9-1.678_FC3, BTW, and, yes, if I make
> root=/dev/sda6 in grub.conf the new kernels remain unbootable.

Why is it then an issue with not finding the partition label?

> Anyone else seeing this?

Probably a bug with the new kernel Dave Jones <davej at redhat.com> is
already searching a cause and solution for. See i.e. the thread
"kernel-2.6.9-1.678_FC3 Panic atkbd.c" here on the list and the bigger
one "New FC3 Kernel causes panic" on the testers list.

> /B

Alexander


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