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Re: Linux-image-2.6.25 won't boot - target filesystem error -SOLVED

On Tue, Jul 01, 2008 at 10:02:39AM +0100, Anthony Campbell wrote:
> Well, I finally found the answer but it's very odd. I don't think it
> should work but it does. I put the "wrong" root entry in
> /boot/grub/menu.lst. All previous kernels have had /dev/hdb9 but this
> kernel seems to need /dev/hdb10. Here is the relevant section of the
> file:
Just use labels and you'll never need to worry about this stuff. Find 
the line starting with '# kopt' and edit to your needs. Here is mine:

$ grep ^#\ kopt /boot/grub/menu.lst
# kopt=root=LABEL=sid ro vga=791

Don't forget to run 'update-grub' as root afterwards.

If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
(Albert Einstein)

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