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Re: [SLUG] booting 2.5 kernel (can't find fsck.ext2)
- To: "Ramon Buckland" <ramon@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, <slug@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [SLUG] booting 2.5 kernel (can't find fsck.ext2)
- From: "Oscar Plameras" <oscarp@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Sat, 21 Jun 2003 15:03:24 +1000
From: "Ramon Buckland" <ramon@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> I've finally got the 2.5 kernel compiled well (I think)
> however when I attempt to boot it goes through the motions
> up to the point of checking /.
> If stops stating that fsck.ext2 can;t be found (and as a result
> the boot block appears invalid - something to that effect).
> The root fs is on ext3. The lappy is booting
> fine into 2.4 (where I am now of course).
> Anyone seen this ?
> I have made sure that ext2 and ext3 supprt are compiled into the
> kernel (not as modules).
> 2.5.69 kernel.+ ACPI patches
> Any assistance is greatly appreciated.
Are you able to mount the 2.5.69 kernel fs or at the
very least fsck ?
If you are able to mount of course you are able to
Now, once mounted have a look at the /boot/config???
of your 2.5.69 kernel and compare with /boot/config???
of the one that is working.