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Old 09-06-2008, 08:27 PM
Tamer Higazi
Default can't boot, "block device is not a valid root device"

Hi people,
I have installed the latest gentoo linux distribution and I don't know
what I am missing in my installation, specially the last gentoo
installation worked for me fine.

At booting I recive the error message:

"Block device /dev/sda5 is not a valid root device."

Hard disk is a SATA one, with a Core2Duo machine.

What am I doing wrong?

for any help solving my problem, I would thank you kindly.


content of my fstab and grub.conf:

content of lspci:

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