Re: Installing on Multia

Ben Goodwin (ben@acol.com)
Fri, 29 Nov 1996 00:40:18 -0500 (EST)

On Thu, 28 Nov 1996, Matt White wrote:

> The problem seems to be in mounting the ramdisk. I've created the MILO,
> boot, and root disks, and the MILO and boot disks work fine. However,
> when I put in the root disk, I get:
>
> VFS: Insert root floppy and press ENTER
> [MS-DOS FS Rel 12,FAT 12,check=n,conv=b,uid=0,gid=0,umask=022,bmap]
> kernel: unaligned trap at fffffc0000393294: fffffc0000056411 29 1
> [me=0x5e,cs=480,#f=185,fs=55972,fl=54919,ds=57907,de=53191,data=61232,
> se=27865,s=1627421107,ls=2972]
> Transaction block size = 512
> Kernel panic: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on 02:00
>

Sounds like you're forgetting the "load_ramdisk=1" on the MILO prompt such
that it looks like:

boot fd0:vmlinux.gz root=/dev/fd0 load_ramdisk=1

At least I get that error when I don't do that....

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