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Hi, I am doing the similar kind of kernel compilation. I am trying to compile kernel 2.4.34.5 on kernel 2.6.11.FC4.After doing all the steps I found that on mkinitrd -v ...
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    Error during kernel compilitation.


    Hi,

    I am doing the similar kind of kernel compilation. I am trying to compile kernel 2.4.34.5 on kernel 2.6.11.FC4.After doing all the steps I found that on mkinitrd -v /boot/initrd.2.4.34.5.img 2.4.34.5 it is giving permission denied while creating files in the /tmp directory

    Any ideas/suggestions why is it so and how can I get around it,

    Thanks in advance,

    Quote Originally Posted by kewlemer View Post
    An update..I ran a

    /sbin/mkinitrd -v -f /boot/initrd/2.4.21.img 2.4.21

    And now I am getting this message:

    Code:
    kjournald starting. Commit interval 5 seconds
    EXT3-fs: mounted files system with ordered data mode.
    pivotroot: pivot_root(/Sysroot,/Sysroot/initrd) failed: 2
    umount /initrd/proc failed: 2
    freeing unused kernel memory: 276k freed
    Kernel panic: No init found. Try passing init= option to kernel.
    Any pointers, folks?

    Thanks,
    K

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