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Re: PowerMac 7300/200



> The rescue disk has no bootloader on it...it only exists to copy the kernel
> from during installation.  Use the COFF kernel instead:
> 
> boot fd:linux root=/dev/fd0 load_ramdisk=1

OK, I almost suspected that. Thanks for the information and the
images, however it still does not work.

Booting your disk with the command above nicely boots the kernel,
but then I get a message like

  request_module[block-major-15]: Root fs not mounted
  VFS: Cannot open root device 0f:d0
  Kernel panic: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on 0f:d0
  Rebooting in 180 seconds...

This still leaves me somehow clueless :-(.

Maybe it is a problem of the floppy controller? This claims
to be a SWIM3.


Christian


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