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Re: pivot_root problem on RH7.2 [solution]



Hello,

	first of all, thank you for your help. I upgraded to 2.4.16-pre1
and I compiled MSDOS partition module into the kernel, and now it is
working perfectly.
	The problem was probably with that CONFIG_MSDOS_PARTITION.

	Thank you,
		Thomas

> You still haven't provided the IDE probing info, so we don't know what
> the kernel is failing at.  However,
>
> > # Partition Types
> > # CONFIG_MSDOS_PARTITION is not set
>
> is suspect: if you're using a standard MSDOS partition table on your
> disk, and you don't build in MSDOS partition table support to the
> kernel, then the /dev/hda disk itself will be readable but the
> /dev/hda5 partition will not exist.
>
> Cheers,
>  Stephen
>





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