Re: mount misbehaves in 2.4.0-test6 and test7

From: Bill Maidment (
Date: Mon Aug 28 2000 - 18:05:58 EST

At 08:10 am 29/08/00, Matthew Dharm wrote:
>The name of the scsi disk module changed, so the auto-loading doesn't work.
>Try manually loading the 'sd' module (used to be 'sd_mod')
>If that solves your problem, then edit your conf.modules (or modules.conf)
>and add the line
>alias block-major-8 sd

Yes that ( plus using /dev/sda1 - thanks Igmar ) solved it.
I should read about modules more carefully.

Many thanks.

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Bill Maidment
Elgas Ltd
Milsons Point

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