[svlug] 'Kernal Panic:No Init Found. Try passing Init=Option to Kernal'

Marc MERLIN marc_news at vasoftware.com
Wed Jul 10 16:45:35 PDT 2002

On Wed, Jul 10, 2002 at 07:26:37PM -0400, Kanagala Rao wrote:
> >From: Marc MERLIN <marc_news at vasoftware.com>
> >Date: Wed, 10 Jul 2002 15:29:43 -0700
> >If you are "just" missing init, you can boot with
> >linux init=/bin/bash or init=/bin/sash if you have sash on your system
> >Marc
> I have bash and so I tried with linux init=/bin/bash but same problem.
> However I have noted down few more messages and I am sure you can make out 
> some thing out of this.


> pivotroot: pivot_root(/sysroot/sysroot/initrd)failed:2

It looks like you are mounting an initrd ramdisk image that is incomplete

Did you upgrade your kernel or setup a new initrd recently?

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