I was making some changes to /etc/fstab, when this chicken and egg question occurred to me - if /etc/fstab contains the instructions for mounting the file systems, including the root partition, then ...
I have LVM RAID 1 (not mdadm RAID 1, but exactly LVM2 RAID 1) for my root partition. I would like to make my system boot without either of the HDDs where the underlying PVs of the root LVM partition ...
What is the current status of btrfs being the root filesystem including /boot; meaning that you do not need to create a separate /boot partition. I ask because I noticed on Debian 7 you cannot setup ...
Hey I need to put the isolinux bootloader on an sd card but how do I properly do that?
Given vmlinuz and initrd.gz, how do I find out, where the kernel is going to load / (root) file system from?
I'm trying various ways of Linux installation (from iso, flash, iso on flash, kernel on flash, root FS in iso-file on flash...) and want to understand what's going on. My question is: is it possible, ...
My kernel command line looks like this: root=31:0 ro noinitrd console=ttyS0,115200 root=/dev/mtdblock2 rootfstype=squashfs I think the first root entry identifies a disk by its major and minor ...