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

Daniel O'Connor doconnor at
Mon Aug 29 05:06:18 GMT 2005

On Monday 29 August 2005 14:25, Stefan Bethke wrote:
> > It should still work if it's ad3, but you'll need to alter your fstab.
> Because it hangs after printing that line? Not changing fstab it

You neglected to mention the failure mode and I am not a mind reader.

> complaints about being unable to mount root. Specifying the correct
> devices, it hangs.

I would suggest getting the output of ps into a file (say, via serial console) 
as well as a back trace and posting a URL to it.

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