[LinuxBIOS] IDE become readonly, why?

Beneo beneo at comcast.net
Thu Apr 5 23:41:34 CEST 2007


I used a parameter at filo like this:

hda1:/vmlinuz-2.4.20-8smp initrd=hda1:/initrd-2.4.20-8smp.img ro 
root=/dev/hda3 debug console=tty0 console=ttyS0,115200

Would you tell me how to modify the boot parameter for boot from shell?



----- Original Message ----- 
From: "ST" <st at iss.tu-darmstadt.de>
To: <linuxbios at linuxbios.org>
Sent: Thursday, April 05, 2007 12:18 PM
Subject: Re: [LinuxBIOS] IDE become readonly, why?

> Hi Beneo
>> then Linux boot Skipped rest of initialization, like probe the network 
>> and
>> etc. but Linux did give me a login prompt, I can login using root, but I
>> cannot write any file at root directory, It appears to me Entire Linux 
>> file
>> system becomes readonly.
> can you change boot parameters to: init=/bin/sh and get an shell?
> If you get an shell can you issue an: "mount -o remount,rw /"?
> This helps with normal systems but no experience with linuxbios systems 
> yet.
> ST
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