LFS Kernel 126.96.36.199 Boot Failure: VFS unable to mount root
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I've compiled the kernel with SATA support under the SCSI subsystem (SATA under IDE is "deprecated and conflicts with libata). Per other threads I've compiled in SATA Support, AHCI Support, and my Intel Support (got Intel ICH5).
My grub looks like this:
kernel (hd0,0)/lfs_kernel root=/dev/hda3
When I attempt to boot, I get the infamous "unable to mount 'hda3' or unknown-block(0,0) please provide correct "root=" line..." I'm sure you've all seen this one.
So what am I doing wrong? The kernel is being read and decompressed else I wouldn't be getting a kernel panic. The SATA stuff is enabled:
Good news...I've got the system to recognize the hda drive. The mistake was a missing PIIX option. However, now when the drive is recognized. I'm getting an error about the ext2 partition not being valid??? I just remade the partition and re-installed the files so I know it's fine.