Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Fedora
User Name
Fedora This forum is for the discussion of the Fedora Project.


  Search this Thread
Old 02-28-2004, 03:37 PM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: Dec 2002
Location: USA
Distribution: Debian
Posts: 24

Rep: Reputation: 15
/sys not mounting with Kernel 2.6.3-2.1.222

Hello all,

I am using Fedora Core 1. I have upgraded to kernel 2.6.3-2.1.222
While upgrading I noticed the following error messages with doing rpm -ivh kernel-i686.rpm

WARNING: /lib/modules/2.6.3-2.1.222smp/kernel/fs/nfsd/nfsd.ko needs unknown symbol locks_remove_posix

/dev/mapper/control: open failed: No such file or directory
Is device-mapper driver missing from kernel?
Command failed

But the kernel, kernel-smp, and source installed o.k.

After installing the kernels I followed the directions here

Read this guide .. hope it can helps you out ..

Pay attention on the USB part .. adding sys filesystem and some other changes needed to get 2.6.0 running smoothly ..

The unofficial #fedora FAQ

I edited /etc/fstab also:
LABEL=/ / ext3 defaults 1 1
none /dev/pts devpts gid=5,mode=620 0 0
none /proc proc defaults 0 0
none /sys sysfs defaults 0 0
none /dev/shm tmpfs defaults 0 0
/dev/sda5 swap swap defaults 0 0
/dev/cdrom /mnt/cdrom udf,iso9660 noauto,owner,kudzu,ro 0 0
/dev/cdrom1 /mnt/cdrom1 udf,iso9660 noauto,owner,kudzu,ro 0 0

Also I still cannot get USB or Sound to work at all!

Any help would be appreciated.


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
kernel : how to add sys call through modules only? pinkeshzaveri Programming 1 09-14-2005 03:17 AM
What effect has chmod 222 on a directory? JZL240I-U Linux - Software 11 09-13-2005 05:23 AM
Is a Linux sys w/o any passwd's as secure as a microsoft windows sys w/no passwd? t3gah Linux - Security 4 04-22-2005 08:01 PM
/proc/sys/kernel/hostname quesiton caps_phisto Linux - General 1 12-14-2004 07:22 AM
do i need /dev after installing /sys - kernel 2.6.1 thehundredthone Linux - Software 2 02-11-2004 11:20 AM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Fedora

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:24 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration