Re: rolling a kernel for a different machine
Andrew Dixon <email@example.com> writes:
> Hi All,
> sorry for posting this to this list as it isn't a
> development question but no one on the debian-user or
> debian-laptop lists seemed to know.
> I'm trying to build a kernel for my laptop (Sony Vaio
> F250) on my desktop machine. I tried the following:
> #make config
> #make dep
> #make clean
> #make bzdisk
> then tried to start my laptop with the boot disk.
> It goes smoothly through the partition check at which
> point I get the error:
> Invalid session number or type of track
> Kernel panic: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on
> This boot disk will, however, boot the desktop machine
> without a hitch.
Sounds like perhaps you don't have ramdisk or loopfs support perhaps,
in that kernel?
.....Adam Di Carlo....adam@onShore.com.....<URL:http://www.onShore.com/>