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SubjectRe: 2.6.0-test3 cannot mount root fs

>> cannot mount rootfs "NULL" or hdb1
> AFAIK, there is no such message in 2.6.0-test3 ...

there is

> if, on the other hand, the message looks like ...
> -----------
> VFS: Cannot open root device "hdb1" or unknown-block(0,0)
> Please append a correct "root=" boot option
> -----------

he does not pass it in append line. He is using root= option in lilo.
actually my lilo does pass "root=341" in this case while the above means lilo omits any root= command line option and relies on compiled-in ROOT_DEV

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