To: "Community assistance, encouragement, and advice for using Fedora." <fedora-list redhat com>
Subject: Re: Failed boot cannot find device
Date: Thu, 9 Oct 2008 12:44:58 -0400
I have just build Linux 126.96.36.199. I am using Grub to boot it. When the kernel
loads it cannot find by filesystem. My grub bootline looks like this :
/boot/vmlinuz-188.8.131.52 ro root=/dev/sda1
Any suggestions would
What filesystem does your system use where the /boot partition resides?
Did you build the filesystem as a module or into the kernel? Did you create
an initrd as well?
-- Regards, Michael
I am using EXT3 filesystem. I do not know if I built the kernel
as a module into the kernel, I used the defaults that came with Linux. I am
using an initrd that cam with Fedora. I do not know how to create initrd
with the kernel.
How do you create inird with mkinitrd if you do not have the new kernel
modules loaded to make initrd? I get an error saying cannot find modules for