Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 473092
system hangs after upgrade FC9>FC10
Last modified: 2008-12-10 15:28:28 EST
Description of problem: after upgrading from feedora 9 to 10, the system hangs after this error: mounting /dev/root on /sysroot as ext3: No such file or directory.
Besides, the swap partition isn't mounted (unable to resume device (UUID=....)
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
this is nearly always a broken initrd. What kind of disk controller is the root filesystem on?
SCSI controller- LSI 53C 1010 R 64-bit/66MHz
and the SCSI BIOS is Symbios SDMS version 4.0
Try booting to rescue mode, chrooting to the sysimage and running:
mkinitrd -v -f --with=scsi_wait_scan /boot/initrd-126.96.36.199-117.fc10.x86_64.img
(or substitute i686 for x86_64 if necessary)
potentially a dupe of:
Thanks. Everything is OK
New kernel 188.8.131.52-134.fc10 still has the same issue, with the same solution: mkinitrd -v -f --with=scsi_wait_scan /boot/initrd-2.6.27....
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 470628 ***