FW: Li and kernel panic
fiskosan at global.co.za
Wed Jun 20 10:58:57 PDT 2001
Thanks for the advice, I don,t have the box with me now but will try that
setings before Monday and then give your
some feedback on how things then.
----- Original Message -----
From: "David Lautenschlager" <ldangi1 at qwest.net>
To: <alfs-discuss at linuxfromscratch.org>
Sent: Wednesday, June 20, 2001 3:43 PM
Subject: Re: FW: Li and kernel panic
> Well, I got home and found out I had given you the wrong
> solution to the serial # problem.
> If it is the serial # problem either type at the LILO:
> linux x86_serial_nr=1
> or in the /etc/lilo.conf ad the following in the global
> append="linux x86_serial_nr=1"
> and run /sbin/lilo -v -v
> In either case re-compile the kernel and turn of the"Disable
> P-III CPUI" feature.
> good luck,
> > David Lautenschlager wrote:
> > -----------------------------------------------------
> > Subject: RE: Li and kernel panic
> > Date: Tue, 19 Jun 2001 12:30:18 -0600
> > From: David Lautenschlager <david.lautenschlager at mcdata.com>
> > Reply-To: alfs-discuss at linuxfromscratch.org
> > To: "'alfs-discuss at linuxfromscratch.org'"
> > <alfs-discuss at linuxfromscratch.org>, ldangi1 at qwest.net
> > You need to send a flag to the kernel from the lilo
> > prompt. I have the details at home and will send you, it
> > is something to do with x86_serial=0 or something like
> > that. Has to do with Intel's Pentiums having electronic
> > serial #'s.
> > later,
> > Dave
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: FIS [mailto:fiskosan at global.co.za]
> > Sent: Tuesday, June 19, 2001 11:07 AM
> > To: alfs-discuss at linuxfromscratch.org
> > Subject: Li and kernel panic
> > HI Good to you I,am still new to Linux and busy
> > trying to install Redhat 6.2
> > on a AMD Athlon 850, 20 gig hd box. I tried
> > installing it in the MBR and frist boot partion
> > but it did,nt work. when I boot it as normal it
> > hangs at Li and thats it. And I boot it with a
> > floppy
> > it says kernel panic, I also tried it with the
> > CD but don,t know what to do.
> > All I know is the lilo gets it info from the
> > lilo.conf file but I can,t get to the file.
> > Please help I don,t know what to do.
> > Thanks in advace
> > Ian
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