[lfs-support] booting LFS
bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Sun Sep 2 15:17:55 PDT 2012
Garrett Gaston wrote:
> I haven't yet fixed Debian's boot process but I tried to fix the LFS
> boot loader, I edited files via ssh as usual, I just had to download and
> burn a boot cd to get it up and running. I got a little progress in
> that now LFS is trying to start but I'M getting a couple of errors.
> 2.033750] VFS : Unable to mount root fs via NFS, trying floppy
> 2.034037] VFS : Cannot open root device "sda2" or unknown-black(2,0)
> 2.034109] Please append a correct "root=" boot option ; here are the available partitions:
> 2.034209] Kernel panic - not syncing: VFS : Unable to mount root fs on unknown -block(2,0)
This is not an LFS issue. We don't support booting via NFS, even in
BLFS. Does your system have any disk drives devices at all? If so, put
I suspect what you say you want to do requires an initrd.
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