I had previosly installed Suse7.2 on this system and I was attempting
a re-install when this problem came up. This has happened in the past
and I would low level format the HD and then SuSE would install.
I have low level Formatted and still no dice.
I have now tried 3 different hard drives all IDE all different sizes
am on my second motherboard. All Are compatable with this version of
When the sytem boots off of the installation CD the install cant
continue because of this message.Kernel panic: VFS: Unable to mount
root fs on 08:01
This is a generic system with ide hard drives p2 and p3 processors
(depending on the board) and 3com nics.
can someone give me some insight?
Kernel panic: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on 08:01