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Date:      Mon, 25 Jan 1999 18:15:16 -0500 (EST)
From:      Peter Philipp <>
Cc:        freebsd-stable@FreeBSD.ORG
Subject:   Re: 2.2.8-3.0 error 22: panic: cannot mount root (2)
Message-ID:  <>
In-Reply-To: <000001be48b6$027c4960$>

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Make sure your kernel config file doesn't mention sd in the line...

config kernel root on da0


config kernel root on sd0 will cause panics.

Hope that helps,

> I just upgraded from 2.2.8-stable to 3.0-stable.  I built a new Elf kernel
> (Generic), upgraded the bootblocks, and made all in /dev (and remade my da0
> drive/slice just in case).  Now, after the kernel loads, I get this delightful
> message:
> error 22: panic: cannot mount root (2)
> Using the 3.0 fixit, I can mount just fine.
> How can I get it to find root?

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