Re: [opensuse] Kernel upgrade gone bad
- From: Mark Misulich <munguanaweza@xxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed, 12 Jan 2011 09:25:16 -0500
On Tue, 2011-01-11 at 21:37 -0600, David C. Rankin wrote:
On 01/11/2011 09:48 AM, Mark Misulich wrote:
I am not sure how to get home to mount. I know how to boot to runlevel
3, that is how I found out that there was no home for that kernel. What
Boot to runlevel 3 and login as root.
(1) cat /proc/partitions
major minor #blocks name
8 0 625131864 sda
8 1 1542208 sda1
8 2 83891430 sda2
8 3 1 sda3
8 5 2048256 sda5
8 6 36861111 sda6
8 7 500786181 sda7
hmm... looks like sda7 is the right size for home on my box.
(2) confirm that with 'grep home /etc/fstab'
grep home /etc/fstab
/dev/sda7 /home ext3 acl,user_xattr 1 2
yep, /dev/sda7 is /home
(3) (as root) mount the home partition:
mount /dev/sda7 /home
(4) then check that your /home/lxmark is available
Post any errors you receive.
David C. Rankin, J.D.,P.E.
When I run these commands to mount the /home partition, I get the
mount: unknown filesystem type 'ext4'
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