[ARMedslack] Initrd fails to mount rootfs

Stuart Winter m-lists at biscuit.org.uk
Fri Nov 30 17:32:48 UTC 2012

> On 30 November 2012 13:03, Thorsten Mühlfelder <thenktor at salixos.org> wrote:
> > 4. changed some U-Boot settings to match my USB stick (rootfs=sda3, ext4)
> I am not familiar with that device but shouldn't you add "rootwait" ?

Yes - try adding that.

The fact that it worked with 13.37 doesn't really mean a lot, to be
honest.  13.37 had a different version of busybox, a different version of
udev, a different kernel; most likely containted a different set of

When I had a similar problem myself, I unpacked the kirkwood's initrd and
put in the classic "print" statements into the init script to find out
where it was broken.

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