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crit <crithanuel@yahoo.com> writes:

> Package: boot-floppies
> Version:
> flavor: debian2.2r3 downloaded from debian ftp site
> soon after its release.
> architecture:  i386
> model: IBM Thinkpad 650EL 
> memory:  24MB
> scsi: none
> cd-rom: ibm 4x, either or w/ floppy drive(not
> installed atm)
> network card: none other than modem(28.8k??)
> pcmcia: does have,slots are empty
> ide: hd:ibm travelstar 1.2GB 2358cyl,16heads,63sec/t
> (right after it loads the kernel?) i get this error
> msg:

If you don't have the floppy drive installed, but you downloaded the
images via FTP, then how are you booting?  From  a CD you burned


> hda:hda1
> request_module[block-major-8]: Root fs not mounted
> VFS: Cannot open root device 08:03
> Kernel panic:VFS: Unable to mount root fs on 08:03 

Why is it trying to open this device as root?  08:03 is /dev/sda3 I
think.  Wierd.  Well, tell us how you're booting at least (floppy, cd,

.....Adam Di Carlo....adam@onshore.com.....<URL:http://www.onshored.com/>

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