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Old 05-19-2005, 07:23 AM   #1
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Kernel Panic problem

This is the first time i am using Gentoo previously Slackware

As before i am getting the error with lilo boot loader when booting gentoo

kernel panic error unable to mount root "807"
Please append correct boot option
not syncying

I have sata harddisk with intel 865GBF motherboard
Ati Radeon 9600XT

I am using kernel 2.6.11 although i have enable sata support it does'nt work

my lilo.conf file has the following statement

as my root partition

even my fstab file is correct i cannot solve this problem
Old 05-19-2005, 08:25 PM   #2
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i have also tried google but did'nt came up with the solution
Old 05-19-2005, 09:56 PM   #3
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You may wish to ask the same question in the Gentoo forums.
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Try hitting your keyboard during the boot process.
If you get any boot prompt, type your <flavor> here and then type
, for example. (adapt /dev/hdb1 to your real root partition.)
The flavor may be linux, or idepci, or isapnp, or bf24. Also try rescue.


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