Re: 2.6.12-git1 broken on x86_64 (works on 2.6.12)

From: Martin J. Bligh
Date: Tue Jun 21 2005 - 00:03:46 EST

--Dipankar Sarma <dipankar@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote (on Tuesday, June 21, 2005 02:48:26 +0530):

> On Mon, Jun 20, 2005 at 01:35:56PM -0700, Martin J. Bligh wrote:
>> Fails to reboot, see:
>> basically:
>> VFS: Cannot open root device "sda1" or unknown-block(0,0)
>> Please append a correct "root=" boot option
>> Kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on unknown-block(0,0)
>> Looks like it didn't find the SCSI card at all ... MPT fusion, IIRC.
>> I'll poke at it a bit tommorow, but if you've got any good guesses as
>> to what broke it, let me know (hopefully something trivial like config
>> options).
> If ABAT copies an older .config with CONFIG_FUSION=y, the new config
> disables it since it now has two different options CONFIG_FUSION_SPI
> and CONFIG_FUSION_FC. Try manually setting those two new fusion options.
> I had to do this in 2.6.12-mm1.

Yay, that fixed it. Awesome - thanks ;-)


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