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    SubjectRe: Linux-2.1.124...
    On Sun, 4 Oct 1998, Michael Nelson wrote:

    > On Sun, Oct 04, 1998 at 12:39:01PM -0700, Linus Torvalds wrote:
    > -> .. is out there now, and includes:
    > ...the inability to boot my system.
    > It stops with "VFS: unable to mount root" and something about unknown mount
    > options followed by a bunch of graphics characters. Reverting to 2.1.123
    > with the same configuration works fine.
    > Michael

    Now that you mention it, the first time I booted it it *looked*
    like it hung at about that point, but I was trying the Sun
    12x16 (or whatever) font, and it was unreadable.

    So, I *might* have had that problem, but after it hung, I booted
    into text mode, it worked, then compiled a 8x8 Pearl font bzImage,
    and now 124 works great:

    UP, i386, DevFS

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