Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 207100
Kernel Panic Upon Reboot After Anaconda Installer Completes
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:43 EST
Description of problem:
After anaconda installer completes on the next reboot I get a kernel panic
VFS: Cannot open root device "VolGroup00/LogVol00" or unknown-block(0,0)
Please append a correct "root=" boot option
Kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: Unable to mount roof fs on unknown-block(0,0)
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install Fedora with Anaconda Installer GUI, accepting defaults.
2. Reboot machine at end of install.
I'm installing this on VMware Server 1.0.1 with the typical config for other 2.6
linux kernel 64bit. I have successfully installed FC5 x86_64 numerous times on
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 206453 ***