Subject: Quite! port-i386/518: kernel panics on bootup as a result of recent disklabel changes
To: J.T. Conklin <email@example.com>
From: Ivan Vazquez <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 10/19/1994 03:52:28
On Mon, 17 Oct 1994 10:13:12 -0700 (PDT), email@example.com (J.T. Conklin) said:
> Hmm. This sounds interesting. Yesterday, Chunk Kane came up to my place
> so we could "clone" my system (sup'd last wednesday) onto his disk.
> After we were done, we detached my drive from the SCSI chain, and booted
> his drive in my machine. It worked fine. Then we moved his drive back
> to his machine, and it hung just after the kernel printed "changing root
> device to /dev/sd0a".
> Unfortunately, we were not able to figure out a solution, and he went
> home with a non-working NetBSD 1.0 beta box.
I came to JT Conklin with exactly the same problem and we discovered
that I had not created the /dev entries on the clone disk.
Could it be the same problem? (how quickly we forget! :)