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RE: Kernel panic: No init found.

One thing to check: Make sure that you have ext2 support compiled in the
kernel, and not as a module.


On 02-Apr-2000 Bob Nielsen wrote:
> I just compiled a new 2.2.14 kernel after doing a new potato install and got
> the message:
> Kernel panic: No init found.  Try passing init=  option to kernel.
> Does anyone know what is causing this?  The 2.2.14-compact kernel
> installed from the boot-floppies as part of the installation boots
> without any problems.  /etc/inittab, /etc/rcS.d, etc., all look normal. 
> This is a somewhat minimal system (486DX2/66, 16MB) and I assume I
> messed something up in my kernel config after comparing it with one
> which works on my other computer I can't figure out what.  I've
> attached .config in case someone can discover the problem.
> I also tried installing kernel-image-2.2.14-2 from potato, but it
> reboots in the middle of loading.  
> -- 
> Bob Nielsen, N7XY (RN2)                    nielsen@primenet.com
> Tucson, AZ DM42nh  QRP-L #1985  SOC #77    http://www.primenet.com/~nielsen

E-Mail: Paul Kallstrom <paul@softracamerica.com>
Date: 02-Apr-2000
Time: 10:30:54

Debian GNU/Linux (Potato) & XFMail
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months.  I just love debugging ;-)
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