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Old 03-21-2016, 01:59 PM   #1
csquared_TX
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Puppy hangs on start up


My Puppy is hanging on startup. Here is the output right before Puppy stops loading (Thanx in advance for any input):

Loading drivers needed to access disk drives done
Searching for Puppy files ..... done
Loading personal file /slachoeave—Fido_2016_03_18 (sda1).... done
Loading the ‘puppy_slacko_6.3.0.sfs ' main file.... done
Setting up the layered filesystem..... done
Performing a ‘suitch_root' to the lagered filesystem. . .Kernel panic -' not syncing:
Attempted to kill init! exitcode 0x00000100

CPU: 8 PiD: 1 Comm: switch_root Not tainted 3.14.55 #1
Hardware name: Dell Computer Corporation lnspiron 4000 /lnspir
on 4000 , BIOS A03 10/25/28$
c19c3720 c177a?d7 c7004000 c1776e4c c18c42d0 c1ab44c0 c7004000 c19c3720
c7bb91c0 c7004000 c103a098 c18c4538 00000100 00000000 c78c1a08
c7Bc1a02 c7Bc1a00 00000001 00000043 c18e7ffc c7004238 c7889f94 c7889f94
Call Trace:
[<c177a7d7>] ? dump_stack+8x3e/0x4e
[<c1776e4c>] ? panic+0x7d/0x158
[<c103a898>] ? do_exit+0x8c8/0x8d0
[<c10e7ffc>] ? SyS_write+0x7c/0xa0
[<c103a8cf>] ? SyS_exit+0xf/0x10
[<c1700a48.] ? SYSCALL-call+0x7/0x7
Kernel Offset: 0x0 from 0xc1000000 (relocation range: 0xc0000000-0xc07edfff)
 
Old 03-21-2016, 06:05 PM   #2
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Try the

Code:
puppy pfix=ram
at the grub screen on boot up. It looks like you have a corrupted save file from improper power off or a brownout voltage spike.

If it boots OK. Delete your personal save file and start over from scratch. Save what you have on .sfs file to usb like documents, movies, books, whatever.

Last edited by rokytnji; 03-21-2016 at 06:08 PM.
 
  


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