Kernel panic booting 6.1.1-4

Alexander E. Patrakov patrakov at
Tue Mar 14 02:48:26 PST 2006

Dale Ogilvie wrote:
> I get a kernel panic trying to boot the latest live CD. My system is a AMD64, 
> I can't remember the exact error message as I write this, but it involved the 
> "init" process.

Is it "Attempting to kill init"? If so, this is due to unsupported IDE, 
SATA or SCSI adapter. The output of "lspci && lcpci -n" from any working 
Linux distro would help resolving the problem.

If you have SATA, please use your BIOS to switch it to the legacy mode.

Alexander E. Patrakov

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