[LinuxBIOS] Tyan s2892 the OLPC way
myles at pel.cs.byu.edu
Fri Oct 13 21:22:35 CEST 2006
> > >> I can't mount my IDE hard drive, even though I can see it in the
> > >> /proc filesystem. I'm trying mount -t ext3 /dev/hda1 /hdd.
> > >/dev/hda[?] don't exist in the simple filesystem. Did you add the
> > >devices to devices.txt?
> > Yes I did. I wasn't sure if I added them correctly, though. I just
> > most of the entries from another line and changed the major and minor
> > numbers.
> Hmm.. That should work. I would verify when you boot the image that
> the devices really exist and the numbers are right.
> Do you really have ext3 in the kernel or just ext2? ext2 will not
> mount a ext3 system if the journal is dirty with out a patch and even
> then only ro.
/proc/filesystems lists ext3
I think the error is something different. I can mount my USB key that I
formatted ext2, but when I try /dev/hda1 instead of /dev/sda1, it says
Unknown error 6, which is "no such device or address".
When I do a ls -l /dev/ I get
brw-rw---- 1 0 0 3, 1 Oct 13 13:08 /dev/hda1
brw-rw---- 1 0 0 8, 1 Oct 13 13:08 /dev/sda1
The only differences are the h vs. s and the major number
Thanks for your help,
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