At 15:21 14/05/2001 -0500, Eric Sandeen wrote:
>werner maes wrote:
>> I've done another test on a machine without hardware RAID (my first tests
>> were done on a machine
>> with a hardware RAID controller). I get a similar error: "Error mounting
>> device sda1 as /: No such
>> device. This most likely means that the partition has not been formatted."
>Not sure what's going on here, I tried a kickstart install on scsi
>drives (disabled the IDE controller for the HD, the CDROM was still
>enabled) and it worked just fine. I tried a combination of ext2 and xfs
>filesystems, that worked too. I don't have any RAID device to test it
Did you have your partitions already created with XFS? Or did you use a
Could you try to add "clearpart --all" to your configuration?
I've tried your ks.cfg but I still get the same error. I get the messages:
/, formatting /usr, formatting /home, ... but these commands don't take
much time. Therefore
I presume that the formatting has not been done correctly.
Below is my ks.cfg file which works fine with RH 7.1 but not with SGI
I did not add '--fs xfs' because XFS is the default.
auth --useshadow --enablemd5
lilo --location mbr
network --bootproto dhcp
part /tmp --size 500
part /var --size 500
part / --size 800
part swap --size 128
part /usr --size 1000
part /home --size 500 --grow