[TAG] 2.6.2 kernel woes: Will not find root fs
thomas_adam16 at yahoo.com
Fri Feb 6 00:38:07 MSK 2004
--- dann <dann at thelinuxlink.net> wrote:
> I have been compiling and recompiling the 2.6.1 and 2.6.2 kernels the
> three days trying to find a configuration that will work for me. I have
> performed many kernel compiles in the past and never had this problem
> occur on my machine which is currently running 2.4.24.
> This is the error I get when I boot into the 2.6.1 or 2 kernel:
> VFS: Cannot open root device "302" or hda2
> Please append a correct "root=" boot option
> Kernel Panic: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on hda2
Believe it or not I had this and it was related to a ramdisk issue. Try
Reboot and pray.
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