can´t mount filesystems :(

Gerard Beekmans gerard at
Tue Oct 2 16:18:31 PDT 2001

On Wed, Oct 03, 2001 at 12:50:14AM +0200, Enrico wrote:
> Hi,
> sorry for my bad english, hope, everybody will understand, what I wanna to
> say!
> I have installed my lfs system and after a reboot, there are no mounted
> filesystems. he can´t mount swap, but the root part, but here i get an error
> with a bad superblock. so, I can choice: reboot or shell: if i take a shell
> and look into /dev, there is nothing inside :(
> /proc/devices is missing, too
> If I boot into my mandrake box, there are no errors on the lfs root
> partition and the devices in /lfs/dev are correct.
> has anybody a tip or a hint?

Are you sure /etc/lilo.conf has the right partition listed for LFS? If the
wrong partition is listed in the lfs section, the kernel will mount the
wrong system as / and things won't work properly.

Gerard Beekmans

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