M. Fioretti wrote: > > Considering this, may I ask you please to sum up again > what I should do fix initrd to make it see the root partition through the > new chipset? I do know that most of this information is already in the > original thread, but I would really appreciate such help, since it was > given in a different context. Above all, I'd be much more comfortable if > somebody with more competence on this, and with a clearer mind than I have > in these hours, could confirm what ought to be done. > > Thank you all for your patience and help, both the one you gave yesterday > and in the future. > > M. > Boot the install CD/DVD. Pick "Rescue an installed system" from the menu. Answer the usual questions about language and stuff. Don't bother to bring up the network. Let it mount your partitions. chroot /mnt/sysimage cd /boot Run ls to get the kernel version. (Use the latest installed.) This will also give you the name of the initrd. mkinitrd -f <initrd name> <kernel version> If you do not get any errors, then type "exit" twice and the system will reboot. Here is an example from a fc9 virtual box. mkinitrd -f initrd-2.6.25-14.fc9.i686.img 2.6.25-14.fc9.i686 Mikkel -- Do not meddle in the affairs of dragons, for thou art crunchy and taste good with Ketchup!
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