Boot off CF card hangs at "Trying to mount root" (was: Trouble with 6 boot/loader: system resets)

Daniel O'Connor doconnor at
Sun Aug 28 23:47:08 GMT 2005

On Monday 29 August 2005 02:16, Stefan Bethke wrote:
> Compiling boot, loader, and kernel without a CPUTYPE setting fixed
> the boot and loader issues; however, the kernel doesn't seem to be
> happy with the CF card:
> ad3: 489MB <LEXAR ATA FLASH 1.01> at ata1-slave PIO4
> Trying to mount root from ufs:/dev/ad3s1a

Why do you say the kernel doesn't like it?
Looks fine to me..

It should still work if it's ad3, but you'll need to alter your fstab.

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