Bug#575919: linux-image-2.6.33-2-amd64: Fails to boot "Waiting for root filesystem"
On Tue, Mar 30, 2010 at 04:21:14PM +0200, Mathias Brodala wrote:
> Package: linux-2.6
> Version: 2.6.33-1~experimental.4
> Severity: grave
> Tags: experimental
> Justification: renders package unusable
not at most important, as only local breakage, works fine for thousand
others and we need more info.
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> All 2.6.33-based kernels in Experimental failed to boot here since they
> were available. The last boot message I see is the infamous "Waiting for
> root filesystem". No specific errors or the like are printed before that.
> I have to Ctrl+Alt+Del my way out and boot with 2.6.32 again.
how are you booting?
post your grub2 /boot/grub/grub.cfg
> pn grub | lilo <none> (no description available)
that seems fishy for i686.