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SubjectRe: [2.5.51] Failure to mount ext3 root when ext2 compiled in
Mohamed El Ayouty wrote:
> I started having that problem since 2.5.48.
> I just commented out those 4 lines in init/do_mounts.c:
> sys_mount("devfs", "/dev", "devfs", 0, NULL);
> do_devfs = 1;
> #endif
> and 2.5.51 now works.

OK, the above code was added in 2.5.48. Thanks. I'll bug Mr Viro
about it when the power comes back on over on the East coast...

If you replace CONFIG_DEVFS_FS with CONFIG_DEVFS_MOUNT there, does
that fix it?
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