[lfs-support] Can't boot into LFS kernel.

Henrik /KaarPoSoft henrik at kaarposoft.dk
Mon Sep 10 06:26:04 PDT 2012


You may try root=/dev/sda1
Sometimes device naming is not consistent between distros.

On 09/10/12 14:01, Khoa Nguyen wrote:
> Hi all,
>
> I've just finished LFS. However, I'm facing with the problem that I 
> can't boot into the LFS kernel.
>
> It displays :
>
> VFS: Cannot open root device "sdb1" or unkonwn-block(2,0)
> Please append a correct "root=" boot option;
>
> ....
>
> Kernel panic -  not syncing : VFS: Unable to mount root fs on 
> unknown-block (2-0).
>
> ...
> title LFS7.1 (Linux 3.2.6-lfs-7.1)
>     root (hd1,0)
>     insmod ext3
>     kernel /boot/vmlinuz-3.2.6-lfs-7.1 root=/dev/sdb1 ro
>
>
> Thanks and Regards,
> Khoa Nguyen.
>



More information about the lfs-support mailing list