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hi there iam trying to install suse linux 7.2 and i am getting the following message "Kernel panic : VFS unable to mount root fs at 08:01. any idea why ...
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    problem while installing suse 7.2 pro


    hi there
    iam trying to install suse linux 7.2 and i am getting the following message "Kernel panic : VFS unable to mount root fs at 08:01.

    any idea why

    kindly
    ids

    ps: i do not get any message while i install RH 8 on the same machine

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    I can imagine. 08 corresponds to SCSI disks. Do you have any SCSI disks, and in that case, is your root file system there? Please tell me where you have your root file system.

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    i do not have a SCSI and i have not yet installed any linux in any of my HD that is a message that i get as soon as the system boots and tryes to load the installation program

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    That's a bit strange. It almost seems like a bug in the suse installer. Try downloading the latest version.

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