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Old 12-22-2003, 04:57 PM   #1
drenal
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Angry unknown partition table while testing kernel 2.6.0


Yo, I've got problem with loading new kernel 2.6.0 when on my old 2.4.23 works ok.
I have these errors while loading kernel 2.6.0:

[B]hda: unknown partition table [B]
....
VFS: Cannot open root device "301" or hda1
Please append a correct "root=" boot option
Kernel panic: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on hda1

my root partition /dev/hda1 is reiserfs (compiled directly into kernel). I tried to add some IDE options in kernel configuration but it's still the same.
 
Old 12-22-2003, 05:51 PM   #2
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Can you post your lilo.conf ?
may be there something wrong with it.
 
Old 12-22-2003, 06:04 PM   #3
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my lilo.conf content:

lba32
boot=/dev/hda
prompt
timeout = 5000
vga = 1

image = /boot/bzImage
root = /dev/hda1
label = Linux
read-only

image = /boot/bzImage-2.6.0
root = /dev/hda1
label=linux2.6.0
read-only
 
  


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