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Re: Upgrading from etch to lenny; root naming convertion problems on boot,,,

On Mon,03.Aug.09, 01:15:12, Frank Charles Gallacher wrote:
> The question I want to know is; if my menu.lst is:
> # kopt=root=/dev/sda2 ro
> and my fstab entry for root is:
> /dev/sda2       /   ext3    defaults,errors=remount-ro 0       1
> Then I probably don't need to worry about this gotcha,

There's only one way to find out, want to gamble? ;)
Besides, what if sda changes to sdb if you have a second disk plugged 

> OR is there a "Future-proof" way of setting up the disk???

Yes, labels or UUIDs ;)

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

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