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Re: Boot failure with kernel 2.6.16 on G3 (Gossamer)

On Mon, May 08, 2006 at 07:54:03PM +0300, Yavor Doganov wrote:
> At Mon, 8 May 2006 15:14:36 +0200,
> Hans Ekbrand wrote:
> > 
> > My performa 5400 doesn't boot 2.6.16 in sid either. 2.6.15 works well
> > though. Try 2.6.15. If it works then we might have the same problem
> > with 2.6.16.
> Thanks for the pointer.  2.6.15 starts to boot, but I get the
> following error:
> i8042.c: No controller found.  
> FATAL: Error inserting i8042
> (/lib/modules/2.6.15-1-powerpc/kernel/drivers/input/serio/i8042.ko):
> No such device
> It then drops me to a shell.  Same behaviour with 2.6.14 :/

I only get the well-known

"can't mount root fs -- rebooting in 180 seconds".

I think this is a problem with the initrd, it probably does not
include all the needed modules for my box (ide-based). Haven't
bothered to do a proper bug-report yet.

Hans Ekbrand (http://sociologi.cjb.net) <hans@sociologi.cjb.net>
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