root mount from usb-connected hard drive fails after upgrade to
torfinn.ingolfsen at broadpark.no
Sat Nov 5 17:51:16 UTC 2011
On Sat, 05 Nov 2011 18:01:10 +0100
Hans Petter Selasky <hselasky at c2i.net> wrote:
> On Saturday 05 November 2011 16:51:46 Torfinn Ingolfsen wrote:
> > Then I upgraded FreeBSD on that partition to 8.2-stable, and now the
> > machine won't mount root from that device at all. I had to load the old
> > kernel and boot from that. Here is usbconfig output for the usb docking
> > station:
> Did you try to press "." during the mount root prompt?
Yes, I tried that - it didn't help.
(Has anyone actually got this particular hint to work? Or is it just "myth"?)
> There has been a couple of threads where you can set:
Of course! (smacks forehead)
to /boot/loader.conf fixed the issue.
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