Gentoo Archives: gentoo-ppc-user

From: Joseph Jezak <josejx@g.o>
To: gentoo-ppc-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] Problems booting...still
Date: Tue, 25 Oct 2005 19:04:45
In Reply to: [gentoo-ppc-user] Problems booting...still by
nova@×××××××××××××.com wrote:
> OK, I didn't have the devfs loaded into the kernel, so the new version > boots past that point. However, the boot stops when it tries to load the > root filesystem.
You shouldn't use devfs. It's obsolete. Which liveCD / stage are you installing from? Which profile are you using?
> warning, no fsck.ext3 found. > Error: mounting an ext2 partition failed on /dev/hda7 (a little different > wording), Bad superblock, etc > type cntrl-D to cancel, or enter root passwd to fix: > and it is frozen (no keyboard recognised) > There is a copy of fsck.ext3 on /sbin/, so I think that it is not in the > initrd. Any ideas on how to fix this?
Is /dev/hda7 an ext2 partition? Are you sure you have your partition numbering right and that your fstab reflects your partition layout? -Joe -- gentoo-ppc-user@g.o mailing list


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Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] Problems booting...still Nicholas S-A <nova@×××××××××××××.com>
Re: [gentoo-ppc-user] Problems booting...still nova@×××××××××××××.com