Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 471135
[RHEL5.3 Snap-1] Install from FCP attached DVD is not possible
Last modified: 2011-06-29 10:32:13 EDT
Installation form FCP attached DVD is a new feature which is accepted for RHEL5.3. The Feature
request is => https://bugzilla.linux.ibm.com/show_bug.cgi?id=37839 - RHBZ184648 - 200092: (big)
Install from SCSI/FCP attached CD/DVD.
This feature is currently failing. The log is provided below.
Linux version 2.6.18-121.el5 (email@example.com) (gcc version 4.
1.2 20071124 (Red Hat 4.1.2-42)) #1 SMP Mon Oct 27 21:49:15 EDT 2008
We are running under VM (64 bit mode)
Detected 3 CPU's
Boot cpu address 0
Built 1 zonelists. Total pages: 131072
Kernel command line: root=/dev/ram0 ro ip=off ramdisk_size=40000
md: autorun ...
md: ... autorun DONE.
RAMDISK: Compressed image found at block 0
RAMDISK: ran out of compressed data
invalid compressed format (err=1)
No filesystem could mount root, tried: ext2 iso9660
Kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on unknown-block(1,0)
How to Reproduce:
1. Attach a FCP device to z/VM guest
2. Set LOADPARM with WWPN and LUN (DVD)
Per Red Hat, the fix for https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=184648 is going into snapshot 3
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 184648 ***