[CentOS] directory /dev/disk/by-label

Mon Sep 17 17:23:53 UTC 2012
Jerry Geis <geisj at pagestation.com>

On 09/17/2012 01:04 PM, Jerry Geis wrote:
> On 09/17/2012 01:04 PM, Jerry Geis wrote:
>>> Because of the information in a previous message, I think you have a
>>> separate partition for /boot. Is that the case and, if so, did you
>>> consider section 5.1 of the Grub Installation information?
>>> (For what it's worth, I don't recommend having a separate partition
>>> for /boot.)
>>> Also, vmlinuz- doesn't look right; I think it should be
>>> vmlinuz- or so.
>>> I guess I should ask you to post /boot/grub/grub.conf and /etc/fstab,
>>> and the outpout of "df" and "ls -l /boot".
>> No I have one partition in this case.
>> /dev/sda1 is everything
>> /dev/sda2 is swap
> I sent that by accident I was still getting the other files.
> Jerry

-rw-r--r--. 1 root root   106611 Jun 22 07:23 config-2.6.32-279.el6.i686
drwxr-xr-x. 3 root root     4096 Sep 13 16:03 efi
drwxr-xr-x. 2 root root     4096 Sep 16 21:29 grub
-rw-r--r--. 1 root root 14689286 Sep 13 16:05 
-rw-r--r--  1 root root  9580046 Sep 14 09:24 initramfs-
-rw-------. 1 root root  3573935 Sep 13 16:09 
-rw-r--r--. 1 root root   175903 Jun 22 07:24 symvers-2.6.32-279.el6.i686.gz
lrwxrwxrwx  1 root root       26 Sep 14 09:24 System.map -> 
-rw-r--r--. 1 root root  1846041 Jun 22 07:23 System.map-2.6.32-279.el6.i686
-rw-r--r--  1 root root  1660822 Sep 14 09:24 System.map-
lrwxrwxrwx  1 root root       23 Sep 14 09:24 vmlinuz -> 
-rwxr-xr-x. 1 root root  3856608 Jun 22 07:23 vmlinuz-2.6.32-279.el6.i686
-rw-r--r--  1 root root  3443520 Sep 14 09:24 vmlinuz-

I cannot do "df" as currently there is no command as the file system is 
not mounted.

I have built as I needed to run the kernel without PAE.
I extracted the kernel on a KVM image, I did
cp /boot/config-2.6.32-279.el6.i686 .config
make oldconfig
make menuconfig
went to HIGH MEMORY Support and changed to 4GB.
did the make bzImage, make modules, make modules_install, make install
That's where I get the

When booting the KVM image with the kernel I built it works fine.
I can even make the CF card look like a USB drive and boot it and it 
works fine.
Its just when I go native CF in the device it says no root file system.

I have centos 5.X CF cards working just fine on my end target, I'm just 
trying to get 6.X to run.

I'm sure its something small I am missing. I just havent found it.