ext2 booted readonly

Fred kanthos at gmx.de
Wed Jan 21 04:15:00 PST 2004


On Wednesday 21 January 2004 05:35, m.mnz at verizon.net wrote:
>Thanks for your part in possibly solving or preventing
> the same on a new attempt.
>
> What needs to be resolved: LFS 5.0 boots to a ro
> ext2 filesystem. This is my first attempt with lfs and I followed LFS Book
> 5.0 (oct2003).
>
> In /proc mounts reads /dev/root / ext2 ro 0 0
> Looks hidden to a hex editor when searched.
>
> What caused this to avoid new?


I had the same problem. Now it mounts in RW mode.

Maybe you have the same problem i had. Look into the /etc/fstab file! If you
have something 
like /dev/xxx and /dev/yyy change it to the corresponding partititions and
do a reboot.

Greetings
Fred




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