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Re: 2.6.6 on Blue&White G3

Jens Schmalzing wrote:
Beats me.  The mkinitrd script contains fairly involved detection
heuristics for the root filesystem drivers.  They use the /proc
filesystem repeatedly, so the problem may be due to your first initrd
being built with a 2.4 kernel running and the order of the controllers
reversed.  If you find a patch that fixes this, send it to the

Actually, the "heuristic" for IDE disks is to load every IDE controller driver it knows, and then load the 'ide-detect' module. For SCSI controllers it's a bit more discerning, but not for IDE.

Derrik Pates

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