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Old 10-02-2003, 08:25 AM   #1
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Question Kernel Panic: VFS: Unable to Mount root fs om 00:00


Here are the Details of what I am doing I am introducing Adaptec RAID Controller 2110S to a linux install that works so that I may establish a Mirror. Once I connect the Drive thru the backplane of the VA Linux Server to the New RAID Controller I get the follow lines of errors.

Mounting /proc filesystem
Creating block devices
VFS: Can not open root device "LABEL=/" or 00:00
Please append a correct "root=" boot option
Kermel panic: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on 00:00

I am using GRUB

Annyone help me here???
 
Old 10-02-2003, 06:41 PM   #2
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that happened to me also if you find out how to fix it please post it here. no one has responded to my post yet either.
 
Old 10-02-2003, 08:23 PM   #3
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What is in your /boot/grub/menu.lst file?
 
Old 10-02-2003, 10:50 PM   #4
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# grub.conf generated by anaconda
#
# Note that you do not have to rerun grub after making changes to this file
# NOTICE: You have a /boot partition. This means that
# all kernel and initrd paths are relative to /boot/, eg.
# root (hd0,1)
# kernel /vmlinuz-version ro root=/dev/hda3
# initrd /initrd-version.img
#boot=/dev/hda
default=1
timeout=10
splashimage=(hd0,1)/grub/splash.xpm.gz
title Red Hat Linux (2.4.22)
root (hd0,1)
kernel /vmlinuz-2.4.22 ro root=/LABEL=/ hdc=ide-scsi
initrd /initrd-2.4.22.img
title Red Hat Linux (2.4.20-20.9)
root (hd0,1)
kernel /vmlinuz-2.4.20-20.9 ro root=LABEL=/ hdc=ide-scsi
initrd /initrd-2.4.20-20.9.img
title Red Hat Linux (2.4.20-8)
root (hd0,1)
kernel /vmlinuz-2.4.20-8 ro root=LABEL=/ hdc=ide-scsi
initrd /initrd-2.4.20-8.img
title Windows XP Professional
rootnoverify (hd0,0)
chainloader +1
 
Old 10-02-2003, 10:51 PM   #5
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im having so many issues with redhat...sound dont work, this dont work that dont work. im thinkin about switchin to slackware or something
 
Old 10-03-2003, 12:51 PM   #6
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The Fix for me.

rebuilt the initial ramdisk:
cd /boot
mkinitrd -f -v initrd-2.4.20-9smp.img 2.4.20-9smp
reboot

Now able to boot to the SCSI Controller with no issues
 
Old 10-03-2003, 10:15 PM   #7
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i dont know what your using but that doesnt work in redhat
 
  


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