On July 7, 2003 01:57 pm, Dustin Puryear wrote: > I have a test server that is being used to test a 4.4-REL to > 4.8-STABLE upgrade, and I've found the system will no longer boot > unless I load a saved 4.4-REL kernel. The error I get is along the > lines of:
> Mounting root from ufs:/dev/ad4s1a > Root mount failed: 16 > Per /usr/src/UPDATING there was a change in the ATA drive at 4.5-REL, > but it mentioned running mergemaster to create the new devices, and > according to /usr/src/Makefile I shouldn't do that until I get past > the current stage (which is where I am stuck): > (/usr/src/Makefile comments) > 1. cd /usr/src > 2. make buildworld > 3. make buildkernel > 4. make installkernel > 5. reboot > 6. mergemaster -p There's your problem. You should run "mergemaster -p" as step 2. The -p means "Pre-buildworld". -- Freddie Cash District HelpDesk / Network Admin [EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] (250) 374-0679 ext. 219 _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"