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Old 09-26-2006, 12:13 PM   #1
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Exclamation Kernal Panic Error

I atmepted to add another slave IDE 250GB drive to my Debian server and this is the error that I got can someone please tell me how to fix this:

[Console Output]

/dev/ide/host0/bus1/target0/lun0: p1 p2 < p5 >
pivot_root: No such file or directory
/sbin/init: 432: cannot open dev/console: No such file
Kernel panic: Attempted to kill init!

[End of Console Output]

Thanks in advance.
Old 09-27-2006, 05:31 AM   #2
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can you post your boot config? lilo or grub? perhaps you have a wrong or missing kernel parameter. mostly with root=* (or real_root=*?)...
Old 09-28-2006, 04:05 PM   #3
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I fixed it. The new hard drive as built in Cable Select and some cables were not connected right. Thanks for you rapid respone.

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