[lkml]   [2002]   [Jan]   [12]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: why do i get kernel panic?
Nico Schottelius schrieb:
> Hello dear list!
> Can somebody help me to find out, why I get a kernel panic (init not
> found ) when I boot ?
> I can't understand why the kernel does not find init.
> The system I try to boot is brandnew-selfmade.
> I copied it via nfs to the hd. I ran lilo after I copied the files.
> The kernel and init resist on the second partition of the first scsi
> disc.
> The kernel includes scsi controller (aic7xxx) and disc support.
> I thought possibly the kernel tries to mount the wrong root, but there
> is
> just /dev/discs/disc0/part2 to mount, /dev/discs/disc0/part1 is swap and
> there
> are no more harddiscs.
> Passing init=/bin/sh results in the same message, although both files
> exist
> and have the x - bit set.
> Anyone any idea what's wrong ?
> Please cc: me if you answer, I am not subscribed to the list anymore.

just a guess:

linux root=/dev/sda2
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:15    [W:0.046 / U:0.788 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site