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Old 03-03-2006, 08:00 AM   #1
extus
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Question Install Kernel 2.6.5.15 to Slackware 10.1


Hi everybody. I m trying to install Kernel 2.6.15.5 to Slackware 10.1 on my laptop pc and when i finish and reboot the system, this error comes out:
Kernel Panic ... can not mount root fs to Uknown Device (some nymbers).

The commands i follow for the installation was:

make menuconfig
make
make modules
make modules_install
make install

then i run liloconfig and i reinstalled lilo to the MBR.

Anyone knows what is wrong. I think that i must change something so the system can mount the root filesystem to hard disk. But I don't know what?

Last edited by extus; 03-03-2006 at 08:14 AM.
 
Old 03-03-2006, 08:25 AM   #2
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You need to create a new initrd:
ftp://ftp.slackware.com/pub/slackwar.../README.initrd

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Last edited by perfect_circle; 03-03-2006 at 08:26 AM.
 
Old 03-03-2006, 09:01 AM   #3
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I will try.

Ευχαριστώ φίλε μου, και γω Ελλαδα. Καβάλα συγγεκριμένα. Ωραίο το site του Slack.
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