Bug 239268 - No init found - kernel-2.6.21-1.3116.fc7
Summary: No init found - kernel-2.6.21-1.3116.fc7
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel   
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Kernel Maintainer List
QA Contact: Brian Brock
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-05-07 09:41 UTC by Steve
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:12 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2007-05-10 09:36:51 UTC
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Description Steve 2007-05-07 09:41:52 UTC
Description of problem:
Kernel doesn't boot.
Failed to execute /init
Kernel panic - not syncing: No init found. Try passing init= option to kernel
The grub.conf parameters are ok.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Update to kernel-2.6.21-1.3116.fc7
2. Boot
3. See the error
Actual results:

Expected results:
Kernel should boot

Additional info:

Comment 1 Steve 2007-05-09 13:51:11 UTC
No one have this problem except me? In this case it must be a failure by
upgrading from FC6 to Rawhide...

Comment 2 Valentin Guggiana 2007-05-09 14:15:53 UTC
I even cannot see any message. My Dell Inspiron 9400 simply freezes with blank
screen booting kernel 2.6.21-1.3116.fc7

Comment 3 Steve 2007-05-10 08:52:11 UTC
Switching back to kernel-2.6.20-1.3104.fc7.i686 from FC6.93 solves the Problem.

Comment 4 Steve 2007-05-10 09:36:51 UTC
I made a "rpm -Uhv --oldpackage kernel-2.6.20-1.3104.fc7.i686.rpm" (with
kernel-headers). After booting the kernel-2.6.20-1.3104, I installed the
kernel-2.6.21-1.3116.fc7, booted in it and the problem is gone.

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