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    Problem in boot of new kernel

    I have ubuntu 10.04 on VirtualBox and get kernel source 2.6.39-3 from and compiled it.
    After boot, I see this message:

    The disk drive for /root is not ready yet or not present.
    Continue to wait or press S to skip mounting or M for mount recovery.

    How can I solve it?


  2. #2
    Linux Guru Rubberman's Avatar
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    I can be found either 40 miles west of Chicago, in Chicago, or in a galaxy far, far away.
    How did you install 10.04 on the VBox virtual drive, and what commands specifically did you use to configure/build/install the new kernel.
    Sometimes, real fast is almost as good as real time.
    Just remember, Semper Gumbi - always be flexible!

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    I solved the problem by using mkinitramfs then update-grub2.


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