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Old 11-29-2007, 12:06 PM   #1
minimayhem
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Spacky Kernel - Panic Mode


Greetings chaps,

I've been set with the task of creating a gentoo o/s from scratch all manually, been doing great until it came to that magical reboot time, upon which point I get "Error 15: etc etc"

So, go through those steps to boot up the kernel, except I get the error: Kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on unknown-block(0,0)

Suggestions?

If it wasnt for my headphones, I swear I could hear lemmings saying 'uh oh' with their squashed testicle voice....
 
Old 11-29-2007, 09:53 PM   #2
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post the output of fdisk -l and your /boot/grub/menu.lst
 
Old 11-29-2007, 09:58 PM   #3
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You will need to boot into rescue mode.
 
Old 11-29-2007, 10:37 PM   #4
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On gentoo that's almost always an indication of a typo ...
If you check what AceofSpades19 mentioned (plus "ls /boot"), the answer might just "pop out" at you.

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