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Old 07-19-2007, 04:19 AM   #1
Crash90
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Slackware 12 Install - Kernel Panic problems


More fun with installs!

I managed to get through the entire partition/setup of Slackware 12. I was pretty sure that everything was done correclty. I rebooted my system and selected Linux as my boot up.

Things went fine until:

VFS: mounted root (ext 2 filesystem) read only
freeing unused kernel memory: 344k freed
Warning: unable to open intial console
Kernel Panic -not syncing no init found try passing init=opt to kernel

This is on my FIRST BOOTUP after install. What do I need to do?

Last edited by Crash90; 07-19-2007 at 04:42 AM.
 
Old 07-19-2007, 10:14 AM   #2
dog606
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Use the huge kernel for install...
http://slackblogs.blogspot.com/2007/...y-desktop.html

Good luck!
 
Old 07-19-2007, 09:29 PM   #3
Crash90
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HA HA! Great success!

Not only can I BOOT into Slackware, I can ALSO view the internet, which I COULD NOT do in Fedora!


WEEEE!!!!!!!! THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO HELPED ME!!!!
 
  


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