Subject: Re: Rooting from a specified device on a Qube2?
To: Soren S. Jorvang <>
From: Robert Thille <>
List: port-cobalt
Date: 04/16/2002 11:18:12
On Tuesday, April 16, 2002, at 11:10  AM, Soren S. Jorvang wrote:

>> If I boot without the root=/dev/XXX
>> It boots, but wants to root off the wrong device.  If I make the 
>> drive I
> You can get around that by using 'bfd blah blah -a'.

Thanks a bunch!
   bfd /boot/vmlinux.gz -a

Worked like a charm.

  (I had even resorted to trying to plug in the slave device after boot, 
but that didn't work :-)