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Old 02-29-2004, 06:59 AM   #1
hiteshmaisheri
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kernel panic


the problem is the source which i got with the RHL9 compiles and make well but when added to the loader, loads the kernel partly and gives a kernel panic stating unable to mount root... or so .... how can i rectify this...
 
Old 02-29-2004, 09:33 AM   #2
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You did compile the filesystem driver what the kernel needs to read the root partition, in to the kernel and not as a module, did you?
 
Old 03-09-2004, 11:47 PM   #3
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hey my problem is sorted out... thin is that... i had to install the kernel which i didnot do according to given in the kbuild.txt... i just copied the bzImage to the /boot partition and edited the /etc/grub.conf... that is why it did not work initially... now things work fine...
anyway thanx....
 
  


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