Re: booting from usb stick
2008-02-05 19:50:47 GMT
Joe Ciccone wrote: > mike wrote: > >> hi >> >> i've some trouble to boot from usb stick. >> i use my current kernel and a minimal clfs file system. bootloader is >> grub. the kernel is booting but hangs on the point to mount the rootfs >> read1 only. grub boots with: kernel /boot/usbkernel-2.6.23 >> root=/dev/sdb1 vga=791 >> on my laptop the hdd is also a 'scsi' disk and there it boots fine. i >> think the kernel is not ready with usb device scanning while mounting >> the rootfs ro has started. has any one a idea? >> >> > In the kernel documentation, kernel-parameters.txt, I found a few > options that might be useful to you. > > rootdelay= [KNL] Delay (in seconds) to pause before > attempting to > mount the root filesystem > thats it. thx.