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From: Neil Bothwick <neil@××××××××××.uk>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-user] Kernel does not boot after adding a new SATA drive
Date: Tue, 06 Sep 2016 18:21:38
Message-Id: 20160906192113.4626647c@digimed.co.uk
In Reply to: [gentoo-user] Kernel does not boot after adding a new SATA drive by gevisz
1 On Tue, 6 Sep 2016 21:16:12 +0300, gevisz wrote:
2
3 > I had one IDE hard drive for /
4 > and one SATA hard drive for /home
5 >
6 > After adding another (yet non-formatted) SATA hard drive
7 > the system panics and complains that it cannot find kernel
8 > (if I understood it correctly :).
9 >
10 > As it happens after the GRUB(2) menu, I suspect GRUB(2).
11 >
12 > Just executed
13 > # grub-mkconfig -o /boot/grub/grub.cfg
14 > but have not tried to reboot yet.
15 >
16 > After disconnecting a new hard drive, the system boot normally.
17
18 It sounds like you are specifying the root device by device node and
19 those have changed with the addition of a new drive. Using UUID or LABEL
20 will avoid this problem.
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23 --
24 Neil Bothwick
25
26 And then Adam said, "What's a headache?

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Re: [gentoo-user] Kernel does not boot after adding a new SATA drive gevisz <gevisz@×××××.com>