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From: Naresh Donti <ndonti@...>
Subject: Re: Read Only file system.
Date: Fri, 25 Jan 2002 15:58:13 -0600
You have options specified that do not apply to the kind of fs you are tring 
to mount. like specifying notail for ext2. Post your fstab, and we can all
look at it and help you.

On Fri, Jan 25, 2002 at 04:50:08PM -0500, Martin wrote:
> Hi everybody,
> 
> After looking back at my /etc/fstab, everything seems ok to my eyes.
> The problem happens when the script checkroot starts.  When it tries to
> remount / in read-only to fsck it, I got a message like that
> mount : bad option or / was is not mount (Something like that... I knew I
> should take it in note).
> 
> Any idea?
> 
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Adam Elliott" <aelliott@...>
> To: <gentoo-announce@g.o>
> Sent: Friday, January 25, 2002 8:47 AM
> Subject: Re: [gentoo-announce] Read Only file system.
> 
> 
> > On Fri, 25 Jan 2002, Dan Armak wrote:
> >
> > > On Friday 25 January 2002 14:46, you wrote:
> > > > Sorry for posting this here...
> > > >
> > > > I have just finished installing the base system.  When I reboot, my /
> is
> > > > read-only and /boot doesn't seems to be mount properly (not mount at
> all).
> > > > Does anyone experience this problem?
> > > >
> > > /boot isn't mounted unles you do it yourself explicitly; this is a
> feature
> > > not a bug, so that your kernels/boot info can' be harmed by anything
> that
> > > happens to the rest of your system.
> >
> > Since / is read-only, it indicates that something's not going right in
> > startup. Did you edit your /etc/fstab ?  If so, is there a typo in there
> > somewhere? I had this exact problem this morning, coincidentally enough.
> >
> > Hope this helps.
> >   -Adam
> >
> >
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-- 
Naresh Donti
ndonti@...

References:
Re: Read Only file system.
-- Adam Elliott
Re: Read Only file system.
-- Martin
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