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From: Felipe Ribeiro <felipernb@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-amd64@l.g.o, gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-amd64] Re: Kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on unknown block(2,0)
Date: Mon, 12 Dec 2005 02:18:30
Message-Id: b5deea460512111816g50d7da01v961959d330512757@mail.gmail.com
In Reply to: [gentoo-amd64] Re: Kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on unknown block(2,0) by Felipe Ribeiro
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@×××××.com> 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@×××.at> 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 > > -- > > gentoo-amd64@g.o mailing list > > > > >
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Re: [gentoo-amd64] Re: Kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on unknown block(2,0) Ian McCulloch <ianmcc@××××××××××××××××××.de>