Re: Etch hangs on startup at: waiting on root file system ?
Replace initramfs-tools with yaird and then do any kernel upgrades.
mustard lee wrote:
I put together a brand new Etch install today, which was working flawlessly
for the first few boots. I think I may have done an apt-get upgrade prior
to the last reboot and now its hanging on the startup with the message
'waiting on root file system'. If I try recovery mode, its the same. I've
also tried noapic, nolapic, with no effect. Has anyone heard of this error
recently? I'm not at the computer atm, or I would put in some more details
like the kernel version. The best I can say is it is the most current
'testing' 486 kernel, as I installed an updated all this today. I suspect
its something like 2.6.15.?-486. Any ideas or comments would be
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