On Thu, Sep 25, 2008 at 01:12:40PM +0200, Lukas Hejtmanek wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 25, 2008 at 09:03:26AM +1000, Dave Chinner wrote:
> > On Wed, Sep 24, 2008 at 09:22:27PM +0200, Lukas Hejtmanek wrote:
> > > Hello,
> > >
> > > I have a box that has XFS root partition, I have kernel
> > > 18.104.22.168 that boots pretty well on that box. Today, I've tried
> > > 2.6.27-rc7 (so that I can test NFSv4 over IPv6), but the
> > > kernel is unable to boot. It says that root partition is
> > > mounted, XFS file system but no init found.
> > Can you paste the error messages or send pointers to screen
> > shots of the error?
Hmmm - the filesystem mounted without errors, but init was not
> this one is if I pass init=/bin/bash
Same again, it's unable to run the init process.
Of course, kernel_execve() throws away any error that might
have occurred, so without hacking the init code we can't find out
why it failed.
> > If you go back to 22.214.171.124, does the kernel boot ok?
Ok, is the 2.6.27 kernel based on the same config as the 2.6.26
> this is a grub record:
> title Linux 126.96.36.199 root (hd0,0) kernel /boot/vmlinuz-188.8.131.52
> root=/dev/sda1 ro console=tty0
> title Linux 2.6.27-rc7 root (hd0,0) kernel
> /boot/vmlinuz-2.6.27-rc7 root=/dev/sda1 ro
Does it boot if you take away the "ro" option?
> -- Lukáš Hejtmánek