problem is compiling FC2 with 2.4.26 kernel

Sean Estabrooks seanlkml at
Wed Jun 9 17:05:27 UTC 2004

On Wed, 09 Jun 2004 16:59:11 +0000
"Audsin Dev" <devietf at> wrote:

> Dear Fedora USers
> I am using Fedora Core 2 (with kernel 2.6.5). One of the software needed for 
> my research works only in 2.4 kernel . So i downloaded the 2.4.26 kernel and 
> compiled. Everything went on fine. But when i start my system with 2.4.26 
> kernel i get the following messgae:
> uncompressing linux...ok, booting the kernel
> ide: late registration of driver
> mount: error 19 mounting sysfs
> unmount /sys failed :22


You may run into additional problems trying to run FC2 with a 2.4 kernel
but the problem you mention should be solved by commenting out
the /sys line in your /etc/fstab file.

Good luck,

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