[Grml] pxe-boot-problems

christian hofstaedtler ch at zeha.at
Thu Apr 1 19:40:11 CEST 2010


On Thu, 2010-04-01 at 00:28 +0200, Martin Schulte wrote:
> Ok,
> know it boots, but during booting the message
> ------
> kernel-panic - no syncing: unable to root nf on block ...
> ------
> and the system shuts down.
> Any idea?

There are multiple possible reasons for this. Make sure you're using the
correct initrd, and try specifying the NFS server by IP instead of by
If this doesn't help, provide the last 25 lines of kernel output,
possibly by making available a physical screenshot (with large enough
resolution) or a virtual one (depending on your setup).


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