SUMMARY: SS20 clone is not loading kernel modules

From: Devin Ganger <>
Date: Wed Mar 19 2003 - 14:11:49 EST
On Monday, March 17, 2003 9:56 AM, I wrote:

> However, I must have copied a bit too much over from /etc, because
> now the new boot disk is also failing to load kernel modules.  It
> *is*, however, loading the /usr partition, but now it's failing to
> run the fsck of the root partition because it says it can't stat the
> slice.

No answers, but some further reading later, and I now can offer the following
advice for anyone in my position: don't copy over /etc/name_to_sysnum,
name_to_major, minor_perm, or path_to_inst.  Doing these will only buy you

Devin L. Ganger <>
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Received on Wed Mar 19 14:15:39 2003

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