Bug 234644 - HP Compaq nx6125: Kernel panic - not syncing: No init found.
HP Compaq nx6125: Kernel panic - not syncing: No init found.
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
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Reported: 2007-03-30 15:10 EDT by Jure Repinc
Modified: 2008-06-16 21:17 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-06-16 21:17:04 EDT
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Description Jure Repinc 2007-03-30 15:10:27 EDT
Description of problem:
I have just downloaded the LiveCD image of Fedora 7 Test 3 (i386, with KDE) 
and installed this onto my harddisk (/dev/sda4 partition, ext3). I selected to 
install GRUB on MBR on /dev/sda.

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install Fedora 7 Test 3 with KDE from Live CD to hard disk
2. Reboot
  
Actual results:
I get the error:
Failed to execute /init
Kernel panic - not syncing: No init found. Try passing init= option to kernel.

Expected results:
Fedora 7 Test 3 should boot up normaly.
Comment 1 Matthew Miller 2007-04-10 11:55:22 EDT
Bulk message: Fedora 7 test bugs should be filed against "devel", not against
test1/2/3. This isn't obvious, I know. Moving this report so it isn't lost.
Comment 2 Jens Petersen 2008-03-02 10:38:16 EST
Does rebooting help?

I have F7 on a Compaq box at home and I have to reboot it
after powering it up in order for it to boot properly:
it always panics the first time at startup.
Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 08:11:39 EDT
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Comment 4 Bug Zapper 2008-06-16 21:17:02 EDT
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