Kernel for linuxbios

Dave Aubin daubin at
Wed Oct 13 07:29:00 CEST 2004

Sorry for the late response.  Are you using
Linux 2.6.*.  If so give initramfs a try.
Here is a link to aid you in how:


-----Original Message-----
From: linuxbios-admin at
[mailto:linuxbios-admin at] On Behalf Of Sagiv Yefet
Sent: Wednesday, October 13, 2004 8:10 AM
To: Stefan Reinauer
Cc: linuxbios at
Subject: RE: Kernel for linuxbios

I tried to use initrd - same problem.


-----Original Message-----
From: Stefan Reinauer [mailto:stepan at]
Sent: Monday, October 11, 2004 11:21 AM
To: Sagiv Yefet
Cc: linuxbios at
Subject: Re: Kernel for linuxbios

* Sagiv Yefet <sagivy at> [041011 11:06]:
> I add the console support and there is output. Thanks.
> My machine has no disks and I need initrd. So I took initrd from 
> Thinstation and build the elf file by the command :
> RAMDISK: Couldn't find valid RAM disk image starting at 0.
> Freeing initrd memory: 11922k freed
> Kernel panic: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on 01:00
use initrd, not ramdisk!


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