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Juergen Beisert juergen127 at kreuzholzen.de
Sat Aug 9 06:30:12 PDT 2008


On Freitag, 8. August 2008, Daniel Corda wrote:
> OK guys I am done but I have on big problem which I really need help on.
> My kernel panics on startup sayin
>
> [     13.472000] VFS: Cannot open root device "sda5 or unknown-block(0,0)
> [     13.472000] Please append a correct "root=" boot option; here are
> the available partitions:
> [     13.472000] 0300     4194302 hda driver : ide-cdrom
> [     13.472000] Kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: Unable to mount root fs
> on unknown-block(0,0)
>
> I do not know what to do I have looked at some similar errors but cannot
> really isolate  a problem.
>
> I have a lenovo/ibm t60 it has a scsi hardrive the partitions are as
> follows
>
> /dev/sda2/    ext3
>
> /dev/sda1     extended
> /dev/sda5/    ext3 boot partition with lfs
> /dev/sda6/    swap
>
> sda 5 and 6 are in extended partition 1
>
> I really do not know if this information is relevant but i noticed that
> my boot partitions type is ext3 and it is using vfs I enabled vfs as a
> module

VFS enabled as a module? How did you do that?

Is your scsi disk and ext3 support also compiled as a module?

jbe



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