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Re: kernel panic: unable to mount root FS



On Thu, 27 Nov 2003 17:24:36 +0100 (CET)
boucetta-hela freesurf fr wrote:

|> hi,

hello,

|> I have compiled kernel using these commands:
|> under /usr/src/linux-2.4.20-8 :
|> make xconfig
|> make bzImages modules modules_install
|> make dep
|> my loader is grub, so when typing this command grub root (hd0,6) setup hd0
|> it says syntax error , note that parameters of root were token from
|> /boot/grub/grub.conf; so I made: grub
|>                                  root (hd0,6)
|>                                  setup hd0
|> and the system says successful.
|> but when rebooting I have this message:
|> can not open root device " label=/"
|> please append a correct "root=" boot option
|> kernel panic : vfs: unable to mount root fs on 00:00

well this is not the right place for this kind of questions ...
anyway, you may:
- check that you have root=LABEL=/ in you boot options 
  and not root= LABEL=/
- try with root=/dev/hda7

-- 
Alain




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