Installation issues with DBSD 2.10.1, Doesnt mount root from IDE CDROM

Alex Hornung ahornung at
Wed Jun 15 01:09:18 PDT 2011

What happens if you type '?' a second time at the mountroot> propmpt?


On 15 June 2011 08:35, Babu Chaliyath <babu.chaliyath at> wrote:
> Hi,
> I am again trying my hands with DBSD after breaking my head over usb
> keyboard issue which never resolved, but this time its a normal
> desktop system with Quad core CPU, PS2 Keyboard(yeah this time I
> didn't wanted trouble with usb), IDE HDD and IDE CDROM
> Everything goes fine until it gives the following message and dies down
> tryroot cd0
> no disk named "cd0"
> setrootbyname failed
> iso_mountroot: can't find rootvp
> Root mount failed : 6
> And its again repeates the same message with cd1, cd2 etc till cd9 and
> lands in a mountroot> prompt
> if I give a ? there it does not show any cdrom device at all
> Now I did lots of googling and it didnt gave me much so here I am
> asking you guys what may be I am doing wrong?
> Oh btw I did burn different images and try to boot too but did not work
> Waiting to hear from u guys
> Babu

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