request module returns "root fs not mounted"

David Woodhouse dwmw2 at
Fri Aug 4 03:47:18 EDT 2000

mark.langsdorf at said:
>  When my system is starting up, I perform the do_map_cfi() call before
> I mount the root filesystem.  request_module(cfi_probe) returns "Root
> fs not mounted."

> How can I make the kernel wait to mount the flash until after the root
> filesystem is mounted?

Either load your 'map' driver as a module, or build cfi_probe and whichever 
CFI command set you require into the kernel too.


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