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From: Jiri Slaby <jirislaby@gmail.com>
To: Reg Clemens <reg@dwf.com>
Cc: Linux Kernel Mailing List <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: Why can't I build a running Kernel?
Date: Thu, 08 Feb 2007 20:28:15 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <45CB79CF.9010702@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <200702081817.l18IHlbE027996@deneb.dwf.com>

Reg Clemens napsal(a):
> Why can't I build a running Kernel?
> I have in the past, but since some time in the 2.6.19 series,
> I have got the following series of errors. 
> Same thing now with 2.6.20.
> 
> I build with:
> 
>     make xconfig
> 
> changing only the Processor type to Pentium4,
> then I
> 
>     make bzImage
>     make modules
>     make modules_install
>     make install
> 
> Fine everything builds, no errors.
> I then try booting, and I get 4 or 5 lines and then
> 
>     Unable to access resume device (/dev/sda5)
>     mount: could not find filesystem '/dev/root'
>     < 4 more lines with setuproot and switchroot >
>   
> and then
> 
>     Kernel panic - not syncing: Attempting to kill init!
> 
> Sigh.
> What has changed, what do I need to do to get this thing to boot?

Re-enable sata/scsi/usb/whatever is your root behind stuff back again? What does 
your .config look like?

regards,
-- 
http://www.fi.muni.cz/~xslaby/            Jiri Slaby
faculty of informatics, masaryk university, brno, cz
e-mail: jirislaby gmail com, gpg pubkey fingerprint:
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  reply	other threads:[~2007-02-08 19:28 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-02-08 18:17 Reg Clemens
2007-02-08 19:28 ` Jiri Slaby [this message]
2007-02-12  8:36   ` albcamus
2007-02-12 11:27     ` Jiri Slaby
2007-02-13  2:16       ` albcamus
2007-02-13 11:41         ` Jiri Slaby
2007-02-13  3:00     ` Tony.Ho
2007-02-13  4:20       ` Tony.Ho

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