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    SubjectRe: 2.3.29 kernel, boot failure with modprobe error
    On Wed, 15 Mar 2000 11:25:25 -0800 (PST), (Shailesh K Basani) wrote:
    >I am trying to boot 2.3.29 kernel on a Redhat 6.2 system with
    >the following hardware:
    >2 Intel Pentium Pro CPUs, ncr53c8xx - version 3.2a-2
    >(My SCSI driver is set to Y, ELF is set Y in the config)

    >scsi : 0 hosts.

    Either you compiled the SCSI driver as a module (double check your
    .config) or it was compiled as builtin but failed to detect the
    hardware (ask the ncr53c8xx maintainer).

    >kmod: failed to exec /sbin/modprobe -s -k block-major-8, errno = 2

    Trying to load the SCSI driver. Fix the "scsi : 0 hosts" and this
    problem will go away.

    >VFS: Cannot open root device 08:01
    >Kernel panic: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on 08:01

    08:xx is SCSI, side effect of no host found.

    >NMI Watchdog detected LOCKUP on CPU0, registers:

    NMI oops is a side effect of having no root. This is not a modprobe
    problem, modprobe is only being called because the kernel needs root on
    SCSI but there are no SCSI hosts found. Fix the hosts problem and the
    rest should disappear.

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