Re: boot failure "mount: mounting /dev/sda1 on /root failed: no such device" [Solved]
On Mon, Jul 13, 2009 at 21:52, lee<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 13, 2009 at 12:04:12PM -0700, Kelly Clowers wrote:
>> On Mon, Jul 13, 2009 at 11:18, Raphael
>> Bossek<email@example.com> wrote:
>> > My problem is "Resourse or device busy" at this moment within the initrd
>> > environment afer hparm -z reloaded the partitiontable and udev created the
>> > device node.
> That sounds like a hardware problem to me: Cables, or the disk itself.
>> There are several messages regarding ata1, scsi, and sd, that seem to
>> indicate that the disks are seen at some level, but that is all I can say.
> It might help to know what messages you are getting. Maybe they are
> trying to tell you what the problem is.
> Are you sure that you have all the modules available that are needed
> to access/use the disks on your hardware? It clearly says that the
> device that should be mounted doesn't exist, and that indicates that a
> required module could be unavailable.
It was a severe lack of ext4 drivers. How that came about I cannot say,
as the original system was ext4, and .30 certainly shouldn't choke on
Anyway, it works now.