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Re: [Xen-devel] VFS: Unable to mount root fs on unknown-block(1,0)

Are you building DevFS into the XenU kernel?  If so, don't...  If not, are you 
using the Gentoo initrd so that udev will work?


On Tuesday 22 February 2005 15:35, Eric S. Johansson wrote:
> Mark Williamson wrote:
> > What distro are you running in the domain?
> gentoo.  same as dom0. I used the instructions in the documentation to
> make a clone of the base system on the lvm partition.
> just a little bit more information when I actually have the root =
> /dev/sda1 in place, the failure is:
> VFS: Cannot open root device "sda1" or unknown-block(8,1)
> Please append a correct "root=" boot option
> Kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on
> unknown-block(8,1)
> I am assuming that since root is a command line option for a kernel
> invocation, that the path it refers to is from the perspective of inside
> the kernel which means the disk translation is in place.
> ---eric

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