Re: 2.3.13-pre4 tweeks

Bradley D. LaRonde (
Wed, 4 Aug 1999 23:57:02 -0400

> > I don't know what a mikasa is, but I'm hanging at that point too. My =
> > latest builds say this (pasted from a previous e-mail):
> >
> > ...
> > Freeing unused kernel memory: 40K freed
> > attempt to access beyond end of device
> > 03:41: rw=3D0, want=3D1811967860, limit=3D1179328
> > attempt to access beyond end of device
> > ...
> 03:41 is first IDE master (/dev/hda), partition 0x41, which is bogus. I
> suspect you've got a busted partition table or a badly mangled /.

1. What is a good way to diagnose/correct this?

2. Why do you suppose that I can boot 2.2.5 and 2.2.10 just fine, but not

Actually, I can't boot 2.3.10, 11, or 12 either. I haven't tried any other

And just to make things interesting, I do have a 2.3.10 kernel that I built
that does work, but I can build another one that works. Odd eh? Maybe it's
a config thing, but I've tried a bunch of different ways.


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