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by JPT
Tue Mar 12, 2013 7:23 am
Forum: Netgear
Topic: How to mount final root filesystem after loading initrd?
Replies: 3
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Re: How to mount final root filesystem after loading initrd?

Are you sure old-root and newroot aren't the same filesystem?
As far as I understood, old-root is where / gets mounted after new-root is /
That's why old-root has to be a directory on the new filesystem.
by JPT
Mon Mar 11, 2013 5:11 pm
Forum: Netgear
Topic: How to mount final root filesystem after loading initrd?
Replies: 3
Views: 5614

How to mount final root filesystem after loading initrd?

Hi, I am trying to install a debian on my ReadyNAS Duo V2 since a week now. It's far from easy.... Well, my current problem is, that I would like to mount my root filesystem instead of the stock one. I simply add INIT=/bin/sh to the BOOTARGS, so the boot stops before mounting the root fs from harddi...