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Old 07-01-2005, 01:13 PM   #1
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Exclamation Kernal Panic

I am trying to install Phat Linux and i get the following message:

Kernal Panic: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on 07:07

Please help. I need this OS.


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Old 07-01-2005, 01:53 PM   #2
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If can't find it's own boot CD it sounds like... what kind of CD/DVD drive are you using? How is it connected?
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dev 07:07 is /dev/loop7, I've never installed Phat Linux, but that doesn't sound right. Did you verify that the CD and image is good?
Old 07-01-2005, 05:12 PM   #4
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haha what the hell

boot cd distro cant find its own boot device.

sounds like a bad burn to me


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