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Problem booting ("cannot mount root, error = 79")

Hello all.

I just sup'ed the -current sources, compiled it and tried to replace my
current system (NetBSD 4.0) following instructions in

Compilation worked fine, but the kernel stops at the boot, with the
following error message:

boot device: wd0
root on wd0a dumps on wd0b
no file system for wd0b
cannot mount root, error = 79
root device (default wd0a):

wd0a is ok, because it works well with 4.0 kernel. I saw that some
changes were made in src/sys/kern/vfs_subr.c, in the vfs_mountroot()
function last days.

Does anybody know anything about it? Some critical changes was made that
I don't know? BTW, is there a list of incompatibility between two NetBSD

GENERIC kernel, i386 here.

Thank you very much.

Silas Silva

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