boot fails "Can't stat /dev/da0a: No such file or directory"
dave4431 at verizon.net
Mon May 2 04:32:14 UTC 2016
On 30/04/2016 06:53 PM, Graham Menhennitt wrote:
> Hi all,
> I have a USB disk that I use for backup. Up till now, it's mounted
> without any problems at boot time. After updating to -current as of
> yesterday, it doesn't mount and causes the boot to fail.
> My /etc/fstab looks like:
> # Device Mountpoint FStype Options Dump Pass#
> /dev/ada0s1a / ufs rw 1 1
> /dev/ada0s1b none swap sw 0 0
> /dev/da0a /backup ufs rw,late 1 1
> I tried adding the "late" to fix the problem, but it doesn't help.
> The error message is:
> /dev/ada0s1a: clean...
> Can't stat /dev/da0a: No such file or directory
> Unknown error; help!
> ERROR: ABORTING BOOT (sending SIGTERM to parent)!
> (hand transcribed - maybe typos)
> Can anybody help, please.
>Sorry, I forgot to mention...
>I commented out that line from fstab which allows the boot to complete.
>I can then manually mount it without any problems. It looks like the
>device doesn't get created early enough.
I had the same error message with a USB storage drive, so I used kern.cam.boot_delay="10000" in /boot/loader.conf with success.
My /etc/fstab is /dev/da1p1 /mnt/usb1 ufs rw 2 2
Have a look at /boot/defaults/loader.conf under Kernel tunables.
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