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Re: port-amd64/48387: Boot process assigns IDE wd0 rather than installed wd0 on SATA

On Mon, Nov 18, 2013 at 04:40:00AM +0000, wrote:
> After installing an IDE hard drive, upon the next boot, the boot process 
> (kernel) "thinks" that the IDE drive is now wd0. Note that the boot loader 
> does not; this occurs afterwards as the kernel is loaded into memory and runs.
> The original SATA drive is then assigned wd1, and so the kernel drops into 
> the shell.
> If the IDE drive is removed, the boot process happens normally.

the kernel number disks in the order they are found. If the IDE controller
is discovered before the SATA controller on the PCI bus, the IDE drive
will be numbered wd0, that's expected.
I guess you just need to change wd0 to wd1 in /etc/fstab to get a working
system again.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference

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