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From: Felipe Ribeiro <felipernb@...>
Subject: Re: Kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on unknown block(2,0)
Date: Sun, 11 Dec 2005 18:16:01 -0800
I've removed Windows from the grub.conf file, just to test, and now
when i try to start linux, it reboots the system instead of showing
the message: "Kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: Unable to mount root fs
on unknown-block(0,0)

On 12/11/05, Felipe Ribeiro <felipernb@...> wrote:
> Hi,
>
> I've disabled CONFIG_ROOT_NFS and enabled CONFIG_MSDOS_PARTITION but i
> still have the problem :-(
> Kernel Panic - not syncing: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on
> unknown-block(0,0)
>
> On 12/11/05, Florian D. <flockmock@...> wrote:
> > Felipe Ribeiro wrote:
> > > Root-NFS: No NFS server available giving up.
> >  > VFS: Unable to mount root fs via NFS, trying floppy.
> > disable CONFIG_ROOT_NFS (-> File systems
> >             -> Network File Systems); you don't need it unless you have
> > a diskless terminal or something
> >
> > > VFS: Insert root floppy and press ENTER
> > > end-request: I/O error, dev fd0, sector 0
> > > VFS: Cannot open root device hda2 or unknown-block(2,0)
> > > Please append a correct "root=" boot option.
> > > Kerenel panic - not syncing: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on
> > > unknown-block(2,0)
> > do you have CONFIG_MSDOS_PARTITION enabled?
> > ( Location: -> File systems -> Partition Types -> Advanced partition
> > selection)
> >
> > cheers, f
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> >
> >
>

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-- Florian D.
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