Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 56922
mkbotdisk doesn't find root partition
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:38:29 EDT
Trying to create a bootdisk displayed the following message:
Cannot find root partition in /etc/fstab
I think the problem comes from the fact that at the line 119 in the
/sbin/mkbootdisk script the previously found value for rootdev is
changed to the empty string.
Simply moving the lines 132-135 *before* line 110 has solved the
I have not looked at the mkbootdisk code, but changing my /etc/fstab from using
LABEL to the actual device name seems to have made mkbootdisk happy. I presume
not supporting LABEL is a bug.
It works with LABEL= here.