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dbbolton 06-06-2010 08:47 PM

Kernel panic, hard drive issues
 
I've installed Crux 2.6 i586 on my AMD K6-2 machine. When I first tried to boot from the hard drive, it failed because the kernel didn't recognize hda2, which is my root partition.

My IDe controller is a Silicon Integrated Systems SiS 5513, and I built the driver for it into the kernel
Code:

BLK_DEV_SIS5513=y
My /boot (hda1) is ext2, and everything else is ext3
Code:

EXT2_FS=y
EXT3_FS=y

My grub entry
Code:

kernel (hd0,0)/vmlinuz root=/dev/hda2
Any ideas about what I could be missing?

nini09 06-07-2010 05:40 PM

Where does kernel try to boot, hda1 or hda2?

dbbolton 06-10-2010 12:06 PM

Hopefully it tried to boot from where I told it to in the grub entry.

Anyhow, I ended up compiling a few drivers from the Serial ATA menu (generic, SiS SATA, SiS PATA). One of them worked.


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