bootcd: dd: /dev/ram: Device not configured

Richard Lightman richard at
Sat Jul 7 03:19:59 PDT 2001

Misquoted from DrJekyll on 2001/07/ 6 at 14:41 +0000:
> Thank you for your answer, but I still do not know what to do to configure
> the device. major/minor of the nodes are set correct, like shown in the
> devices.txt. What do I have to do to configure the device so I become able
> to create the ramdisk???
Try: cat /proc/devices

If does not mention ramdisks in the block devices, then
you are not running a kernel with ramdisks. If you compiled
ramdisks as a module, you will have to modprobe the module
or run devfsd.


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