Re: kernel ver 2.4.1 VFS problem

From: CaT (
Date: Thu Feb 01 2001 - 19:09:07 EST

On Thu, Feb 01, 2001 at 03:58:58PM -0800, wrote:
> I wamt to use the latest kernel version 2.4.1 . I taken defualt configuration
> and built bzImage. When I try to boot with this image it's giving message like
> this.
> " VFS:Unable to mount root device 805 or 8:05"
> kernel panic "VFS:please append correct "root=\"
> "VFS:Unable to open root device"
> Can any body help me where could be the problem

Do you have the correct SCSI driver compiled into your kernel? A friend
of mine had a similar problem and that was the solution (he thought the
card was one thing but it was another).

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