On Mon, 2009-12-14 at 16:45 +0330, Eliad Baqerzadegan wrote: > Package: Linux-image-2.6.30-2-686 > Version: 2.6.30-8squeeze1 > > In the post-install, the menu.lst file is rewriten and it includes > lines like these: > > title Debian GNU/Linux, kernel 2.6.30-2-686 > root (hd0,0) > kernel /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.30-2-686 root=/dev/hda1 ro quiet > initrd /boot/initrd.img-2.6.30-2-686 > > title Debian GNU/Linux, kernel 2.6.30-2-686 (single-user mode) > root (hd0,0) > kernel /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.30-2-686 root=/dev/hda1 ro single > initrd /boot/initrd.img-2.6.30-2-686 > > -------------- > I think: > > * in menu.lst: /dev/hda1 must be changed to /dev/sda1 No, it should be changed to identify the partition by label or UUID. There is a comment specifying the command-line arguments to be used in each entry; you need to change that and then run update-grub. > * fstab must also be modified. At least for the first time upgrading > from stable to testing/unstable > > This is also the case for Linux-image-2.6.31 and Linux-image-2.6.32 > and other platforms. I'm working on an upgrade script which will do something like this automatically (after asking the user). Ben. -- Ben Hutchings The two most common things in the universe are hydrogen and stupidity.
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