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I tried the su command, with the correct password, and it said it couldn't authorise it.After a lengthy conversation with a friend of mine who was very good with computers, he Programming :: How To Open The Device Files Fedora Networking :: Open The Network Device Control To Activate It But There Is No Network Ports In Network Device Control? Home Forum Today's Posts | FAQ | Calendar | Community Groups | Forum Actions Mark Forums Read | Quick Links View Site Leaders | Unanswered Posts | Forum Rules Articles Marketplace So there was an IDE drive with the MBR that loaded grub.Now the computer in that setup seems to have died. http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/debian-26/new-kernel-vfs-cannot-open-root-device-301-or-unknown-block-3-1-a-312484/

What crime would be illegal to uncover in medieval Europe? View 1 Replies View Related CentOS 5 :: VFS - Cannot Open Root Device Mar 22, 2011 I have added CentOS5.5 x86-64 to a linux box that already contains installations of It starts loading vmlinuz but ends up with the kernel panic before anything else. SCSI drivers and ext3 support is statically linked in.

I tried unsetting CONFIG_BASE_FULL, and againgot the "VFS: Cannot open root device" message (with akpm's patch).Steven-To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" inthe body of a message to The installation instructions say: odvr *requires* access to the user-space USB interface. I also tried to execute the command on a ssh terminal as the root user with the same result. I have my drive partitioned with into sections for booting, the OS and my Home directory.

I am going to try this but I'm not sure if I'll be able to get the boot loader right (there seemed to be problems with this). Where should I append the correct root= option? After messing around with it a bit, I decided to just reinstall Linux too. http://www.cornbio.com/vfs-cannot-open-root-device-301-or-unknown-block-3-1/ As I said, it works great on all other customer pc's including my bench system.

The installer, however, consistently froze up when trying to start the partitioner, on the "Checking disks..." stage. to access your distro files Second,look files at /boot and identify your new .img ( this file name must be included in /etc/lilo.conf ) Third, edit your /etc/lilo.conf with your favorite The time now is 05:47 AM. Not being particularly familiar with Linux, I used it simply to backup my important files onto a flash drive.

Ok Booting the kernelmount: Mounting /root/sda1 /root failed: No such devicemount: Mounting /root/dev on /dev/.static/dev failed: No such file or directory[code]....I haven't changed anything on the system as far as I'm I am able to install earlier cores (5-8) and vista recognizes the ram just fine. If you need to reset your password, click here. The time now is 03:47. © 2015 SUSE, All Rights Reserved.   [lkml]   [2005]   [Feb]   [24]   [last100]   Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward]   Messages in this

booting has failed, sleeping forever. http://sauvblog.com/cannot-open/cannot-open-root-device-mtdblock2-or-unknown-block2-0.html I've tried everything I could think of to reassemble the thing. The screen would flash a bit for a few seconds, then a dialog box would appear over a background of static that said "The greeter application is crashing. It is a AOpen GP7A mini pc that has the nVidia drivers loaded.

How can I solve this? I tried to e2fsck the dev/sda1 from the CD in "repair broken system" mode but the return was "clean" I read that as the file system being intact but this is Same problem. have a peek here Any ideas would be warmly welcome.

Reply With Quote « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del.icio.us StumbleUpon Google Facebook Twitter Posting Permissions You may not post new threads You may not post replies I thought that it may have occurred because of updating the software with zypper up. Originly the two drives were hooked up to a sata controller in a computer with no on-board sata.

I've windows XP and fedora 14 installed on.

Why are angular frequencies used when studying crystal vibrations, over normal frequencies? After changing udev rules, don't forget to run "udevcontrol reload_rules" and to replugin your DVR. It works fine until around 95%, where I get the following warning/error:[Code]....I click OK and the installer seems to finish nicely, except the terminal throws several errors along these lines (see Some of the normal configuration options in the kernel I noticed that were extremely standard (and usually automatically selected for inclusion) were NOT included by default in this new kernel config.

If you're using IDE emulation or something else than ext3, make sure you link those in statically or create an initrd. Re: Fusion and kernel 2.6.24.2 rkarlsba Mar 21, 2008 7:37 AM (in response to DigiAngel) This one works well for me. I've installed Slackware 12 and it loads fine, but after compiling 2.6.24.2 I get: VFS: Cannot open root device "301" or unknown-block(3,1) It sees the hda drive, but I'm not sure Check This Out I also upgraded my bench pc and it still worked properly.The command being executed is sudo env DISPLAY=:0 XAUTHORITY=/home/svision/.Xauthority flashplayer http://localhost/flash/sign.swf &the result (when run in terminal) is: No protocol specified

Reply With Quote 09-Dec-2009,01:31 #2 Drakos View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries View Articles Newcomer Join Date Nov 2009 Posts 6 Re: VFS: Cannot open root device "" or Check if the kernel parameter for root= is pointing to the correct partition. Recompile your kernel and make sure the IDE/ATA2 option (found in device drivers->ATA/ATAPI/MFM/RLL Support) is included in your kernel build. My best guess is that I have EXT4 (did a clean install of RC2)?

However I was not able to get the computer to boot to a sata drive off of that controller. Is it ethical for a journal to cancel an accepted review request when they have obtained sufficient number of reviews to make a decision? We have lots of customers that have been running the exact same system for over 6 months (we image the drive for each sale). View 8 Replies View Related General :: Can't Find Boot Device - Error "Unable To Determine Major/minor Number Of Root Device" Mar 17, 2011 I just compiled my first own kernel

Search this Thread 04-12-2005, 02:42 PM #1 j0y LQ Newbie Registered: Apr 2005 Posts: 1 Rep: New kernel - VFS: Cannot open root device "301" or unknown block(3,1) Hi, In my naivete, I simply used the Windows tools to clear that partition... Good luck. This means that all kernel and initrd paths are relative to /, eg.# root (hd1,2)# kernel /boot/vmlinuz-version ro root=/dev/sdb3# initrd /boot/initrd-version.img View 1 Replies View Related Ubuntu :: Unable To Start

How to be Recommended to be a Sitecore MVP Hyper Derivative definition. General :: How To Change Root Device Fedora Hardware :: No Root Device Found? Is there anyway for me to but an loopback device in the windows partion, and have Ubuntu boot with that as the root device? Please type your message and try again. 7 Replies Latest reply: Mar 24, 2008 6:10 AM by rkarlsba Fusion and kernel 2.6.24.2 DigiAngel Feb 13, 2008 8:51 AM So I'm trying

Jan 7, 2010 I just added a 2 port network card to a system that is running Fedora 11, but it is INACTIVE. Downloaded 11.2 final DVD, md5sum is good, burned DVD, YaST says media check is good. (And for completeness burned a second DVD and get the same problem.) On booting from the Also, recent kernels give an overview of the partitions they found on the device told. The initrd bit is a complete red-herring (although some people do suggest it is the fix).

Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in. View 2 Replies View Related Ubuntu :: Mount Loopback Device As Root Jun 23, 2011 I am trying to expand my Ubuntu partition into my Windows 7 C: drive, but the