[mythtv-users] KnoppMyth - gave it a try, but...
makinen at gmail.com
Tue Feb 21 06:07:21 UTC 2006
Have you tried searching from the knoppmyth forums ?
I have not seen kernel panics, but There seems to be bad cd-images around
the r5a30.2 knoppmyth. 2 of my friends got that and had odd bus error's and
I downloaded my cd from torrent and it seem to work. I have 2 sata drives
works fine. I have installed just like the manual guide says in knoppmyth
On 2/21/06, Thomas Baker <thomas.baker at villanova.edu> wrote:
> I was able to do some googling to find out how to bring up the LILO
> prompt (it was just automatically booting before) and I tried using
> "linux root=/dev/sda1". Unfortunately, it still panicked. During
> installation it was seeing the partitions as SCSI (/dev/sd*). Anyone
> out there successfully put KnoppMyth on SATA?
> Yan Seiner wrote:
> >Thomas Baker wrote:
> >>Thanks to everyone who replied to the "too good to be true" thread. It
> >>was very informitive and it looks like many of you have had very
> >>positive experiences with KnoppMyth. Given that, I decided to give it a
> >>try. I made it through the manual configuration (I have a SATA drive)
> >>and rebooted my machine, but I get a "Kernel Panic" message. I have a
> >>feeling it may be a problem with my partitions. I'm used to GUI
> >>partitioning a la Red Hat and not the command line/cfdisk method. There
> >>is also a message above the panic line that says to put a "root=" line
> >>in the boot instructions. I'm new to LILO (normally a GRUB user) and I
> >>am unsure how to do this. If anyone has any suggestions or where I can
> >>find a more detailed n00b friendly partitioning guide, it would be much
> >SATA can give you serious heartburn.... The problem is that the drives
> >are identified as IDE (/dev/hd*) during the install, but the kernel then
> >wants to treat them as SCSI (/dev/sd*), so it can't find them.
> >Try using root=/dev/sda1 in the command line. Sorry, it's been a while
> >since I used LILO; I can't give you the particulars.
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