Subject: Re: Odd dmesg log messages
To: Stephen Borrill <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Sarton O'Brien <email@example.com>
Date: 12/10/2007 09:44:34
Stephen Borrill wrote:
> On Thu, 6 Dec 2007, Sarton O'Brien wrote:
>> Takahiro Kambe wrote:
>>> In message <4756018A.firstname.lastname@example.org>
>>> on Wed, 05 Dec 2007 12:40:26 +1100,
>>> "Sarton O'Brien" <email@example.com> wrote:
>>>> I think you're after 'bootdev=' as a kernel parameter.
>>>> Well that's what I use.
>>> How can I specify it?
>> If you're not using grub then I believe a facility has been created
>> for configuring boot parameters within a 'boot.cfg' file ... but alas,
>> I have no more information that that :(
> boot.cfg won't help here unless you want to specify an option that can
> be used at the normal boot prompt. bootdev isn't a standard boot(8) option.
If I'd have had to, that would have been my guess but thanks for the
clarification. I should have checked before the plug.