[syslinux] Kernel panic - not syncing

Erwan Velu erwan at seanodes.com
Sat Oct 29 05:26:47 PDT 2005

Stephen Liu wrote:

>VFS : Mounted root (ext2 filesystem readonly)
>Freeing unused kernel memory : 216K freed
>Warning unable to open an initial console
>Kernel panic - not syncing : No init found
>Trying passing init = option to kernel
>(It hung here)
This is not related to the syslinux project, this is a usual sysadmin 
So I don't think this is the right place to ask this question.

Nevertheless, it seems that /dev/console doesn't exist... I've fixed 
some of these with devfs=mount.

More information about the Syslinux mailing list