can't boot live CD off a cdrom on hda without explicitly specifying root= to GRUB

Bug #9337 reported by Daud Zoss on 2004-10-22
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ubuntu-meta (Ubuntu)
Andreas Mueller

Bug Description

Kernel panic unable to mount rootfs

fixed by appending root=/dev/hda on grub line

Andreas Mueller (amu) wrote :

you run a scsi or sata system ? Did you tried booting in failsave mode?

Andreas Mueller (amu) wrote :

without more imput, it is no possible to check it.

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