"Starting init..."

Alexander E. Patrakov patrakov at ums.usu.ru
Fri Mar 17 04:02:51 PST 2006

Howard L. wrote:
> L2) new test with:
> linux noapic pci=noacpi nohlt mem=nopentium
> after running windows '98 I got a little further than "Starting init"
> ran through pretty fast and I was happy to see some progress:)
> I got left with about 20 lines of lines like these next two then the 
> ending:
> [<c0101c2f>] sys_execve+0x2f/0x1f0
> [<c01030e7>] syscall_call+0x7/0xb
> SQUASHFS error: sb_bread failed reading block 0x22f5
> SQUASHFS error: Unable to read fragment cache block [8b65cl]
> SQUASHFS error: Unable to read page, block 8b65cl, size 71be
>  ..... and then it hangs .....

The first two lines you typed in (containing sys_execve and 
syscall_call) are the end of a kernel OOPS. I need the full OOPS, 
starting from the "PREEMPT SMP" words on the screen. If you are too lazy 
to type the whole thing in, send a jpeg photo of the screen.

Alexander E. Patrakov

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