can see partition contents under HOST distro, but under LFSq

Douglas J. Hunley doug at hunley.homeip.net
Tue Oct 9 17:27:50 PDT 2001


On Tuesday 09 October 2001 06:09, Jeroen Coumans babbled:
> > not this isn't just an exmaple... /boot has all relevant files in it
>
> when
>
> > mounted under SuSE.. rebooting through lilo to LFS and suddenly... the
>
> system
>
> > boots, but all forms of 'ls' show nothing in /boot...
>
> You'll have to past your /etc/fstab and /etc/lilo.conf here, maybe
> there's just an obvious mistake you missed which someone will notice.
> Also, just to rule things out, there are no errors at boottime? Maybe
> post /etc/mtab too..

relevant files attached. both the host version and the lfs version. please 
note that host and lfs are using exact same kernels
-- 
Douglas J. Hunley (doug at hunley.homeip.net) - Linux User #174778 
Admin: http://hunley.homeip.net/	Admin: http://linux.nf/	

My opinions may have changed, but not the fact that I am right.
-------------- next part --------------
boot	= /dev/sda
vga	= normal
read-only
menu-scheme = Wg:kw:Wg:Wg
lba32
prompt
timeout	= 80
message	= /boot/message

#  image  = /boot/vmlinuz
#  label  = linux
#  root   = /dev/sda3
#  initrd = /boot/initrd

  image = /boot/vmlinuz-2.4.10-ac8.suse
  root = /dev/sda3
  label = linux

  image  = /boot/memtest.bin
  label  = memtest86

  image = /boot/vmlinuz-2.4.8
  label = lfs
  root = /dev/sdb4
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boot	= /dev/sda
vga	= ask
read-only
lba32
prompt
timeout	= 80

  image = /boot/vmlinuz-2.4.10
  label = lfs
  root = /dev/sdb4

  image  = /boot/memtest.bin
  label  = memtest86

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/dev/sda3 / ext2 rw 0 0
proc /proc proc rw 0 0
devpts /dev/pts devpts rw,mode=0620,gid=5 0 0
/dev/sda1 /boot ext2 rw 0 0
/dev/sdb1 /mnt/boot ext2 rw 0 0
/dev/sdb3 /mnt/opt ext2 rw 0 0
/dev/sdb4 /mnt ext2 rw 0 0
shmfs /dev/shm shm rw 0 0
-------------- next part --------------
/dev/sdb4 / ext2 rw 0 0
/proc /proc proc rw 0 0
-------------- next part --------------
# Begin /etc/fstab
#
# Device	Mount		FS	Mount			Dump	Fsck
# Name		Point		Type	Options			Freq	Pass
#
devpts		/dev/pts	devpts	gid=5,mode=620		0	0
/proc		/proc		proc	defaults		0	0
/dev/fd0	/mnt/floppy	auto	defaults,user,noauto	0	0
#/dev/sdb1	/boot		ext2	defaults,nosuid,nodev,check=none	0	2
#/dev/sdb2	swap		swap	defaults,pri=42		0	0
#/dev/sdb3	/opt		ext2	defaults,nodev,check=none	0	2
#/dev/sdb4	/		ext2	defaults,check=none	0	1
/dev/sdb1	/boot		ext2	defaults	0	2
/dev/sdb2	swap		swap	defaults,pri=42		0	0
/dev/sdb3	/opt		ext2	defaults	0	2
/dev/sdb4	/		ext2	defaults	0	1
/dev/hda	/mnt/cdrom	iso9660	defaults,user,noauto	0	0
-------------- next part --------------
/dev/sda3	/	ext2	defaults 1 1
/dev/sda1	/boot	ext2	defaults 1 2
/dev/cdrom	/cdrom	auto	ro,noauto,user,exec 0 0
/dev/sdb1	/mnt/boot	ext2	defaults 0 0
/dev/sdb3	/mnt/opt	ext2	defaults 0 0
/dev/sdb4	/mnt	ext2	defaults 0 0
devpts	/dev/pts	devpts	defaults 0 0
/dev/fd0	/floppy	auto	noauto,user 0 0
proc	/proc	proc	defaults 0 0
/dev/sda2	swap	swap	defaults 0 2


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