Unable to boot LFS 6.4

Jaiyson jaiyson at sympatico.ca
Fri May 29 20:23:54 PDT 2009

Thank you Gerard...will look into those points

At 11:05 PM 29/05/2009, you wrote:
> > [  2.417123] VFS: Cannot open root device "hda2" or unknown-block(2,0)
> > [  2.417224] Please append a correct "root=" boot option; here are the
> > available partitions:
> > [  2.417360] Kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: Unable to mount root fs
> > on unknown-block(2,0)
>The first thing I would check into is make sure your kernel is compiled
>with the correct drivers for your chipset. Seeing the reference to
>'hda(2)' you'll need to make sure you have the correct IDE drivers
>compiled into the kernel. Make sure you have the correct chipset chosen
>(Intel, VIA, etc).
>Also ensure while you're at it that you have the correct filesystem
>drivers selected. Seeing you use ext3, that shouldn't be a problem, but
>you might as well double-check.
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