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Old 11-27-2006, 05:09 PM   #1
gregleimbeck
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Question Gentoo Install error on boot - what does this error mean?


I am trying to install Gentoo on a Dell Optiplex GX620. I got about halfway through the install, and I cannot boot to any of the Linux partitions on the hard drive. I can boot to the gentoo live cd and the Windows install on partition 1.

The error I get is this (booting normally and in rescue mode):

Unknown interrupt or fault at EIP 0010046 00000060 c0224d3b

I can't find out what this means! Can someone point me in the right direction here?
 
Old 11-28-2006, 10:31 AM   #2
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Just a wild quess but could this be a missing chipset / filesystem support in compiled kernel?
 
Old 11-29-2006, 11:26 AM   #3
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Just a wild quess but could this be a missing chipset / filesystem support in compiled kernel?
My guess is you are right - I ended up just using genkernel instead to compile my kernel. It's working now.

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