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    SubjectKiller CacheFS [was Re: 2.6.9-rc1-mm4]

    On 2004.09.07, Danny ter Haar wrote:
    > Andrew Morton <> wrote:
    > >2.6.9-rc1-mm4
    > >md-add-interface-for-userspace-monitoring-of-events.patch
    > > md: add interface for userspace monitoring of events.
    > >
    > >md-correct-working_disk-counts-for-raid5-and-raid6.patch
    > > md: correct "working_disk" counts for raid5 and raid6
    > My machine is/was running -mm3 on a software raid1 setup.
    > After the upgrade to -mm4 it boots to the point where it says:
    > md: Autodetecting RAID arrays.
    > md: autorun ...
    > md: ... autorun DONE.
    > md: Loading md_d0: /dev/sda
    > md: bind<sda>
    > md: bind<sdb>
    > raid1: raid set md_d0 active with 2 out of 2 mirrors
    > md_d0: p1 p2 p3 < p5 p6 p7 p8 p9 >
    > CacheFS: filesystem mounted read-only

    LOOK HERE ^^^^^^^^^ ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
    > VFS: Cannot open root device "md_d0p1" or unknown_block (254,1)
    > Please append a correct "root=" boot option

    Me too, and I boot from a normal ide drive. Disable CacheFS and
    you will boot.

    In my case, the block was (33,1), drive was hde1.
    It looks like cachefs is doing something strange....

    I swear, I just disabled CacheFS and the same kernel booted.

    Hope this helps.

    J.A. Magallon <jamagallon()able!es> \ Software is like sex:
    werewolf!able!es \ It's better when it's free
    Mandrakelinux release 10.1 (RC 1) for i586
    Linux 2.6.9-rc1-mm3 (gcc 3.4.1 (Mandrakelinux (Alpha 3.4.1-3mdk)) #1

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