RE: [OFFTOPIC] 2.6.4v SFS instead of NTFS mp

From: Anton Altaparmakov
Date: Fri Apr 23 2004 - 09:08:51 EST

On Fri, 23 Apr 2004, Frederick, Fabian wrote:
> Anton,
> Working with the following config
> hda : dos partitioning
> hdb : ldm
> When plugging LDM in both 2.6.4 & 2.6.5 I have VFS unable to mount
> the /dev/hda7 original root device.
> (This won't happen just before building both kernels without that support
> ...)
> If I diff configs with/out advanced partition selection:
> Without :
> With:
> Does it mean I can't work in hybrid mode ?

Weird. The output seems to suggest that your .config is wrong. You want
the following in there:


I suggest you run make menuconfig and make sure that you have actually
selected support for both MSDOS and LDM partitions... Or edit your
.config and make sure you have the above three lines and then run make

Let me know if that still gives you problems. It shouldn't!

Best regards,

Anton Altaparmakov <aia21 at> (replace at with @)
Unix Support, Computing Service, University of Cambridge, CB2 3QH, UK
Linux NTFS maintainer / IRC: #ntfs on
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