[PLUG]Booting Problem.

Arun Khan knura at yahoo.com
Sun Feb 17 23:14:01 PST 2008


On Sunday 17 Feb 2008, pankaj patil wrote:
> Hi,
> I installed Fedora 9 on acer laptop which was smooth. At boot time
> time it shows no device found '/dev/root'.
> root can not be mount stops.

Are you sure it is /dev/root?  Looks like your grub menu list is 
garbled.  It should be root=/dev/<hdaX|sdaY> where hdaX or sdaY is the 
hard disk partition for the FC9 install.

>
> At boot time, I boot Fedora giving same commands to grub> and it
> starts. Please Note, No changes in commands as they are given in
> boot.
>
> please suggest where do I need to change?

Boot to FC9 as you are doing with editing grub.  Once the system is up 
edit the relevant entry in /boot/grub/menu.lst should fix the problem.

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-- Arun Khan



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