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i have succesfully installed VL6.0 on my desktop (together with other and recently used 5.8 and Sw12.0) install successful but upon booting (i have included 6.0 in my 5.8's lilo) ...
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- 02-04-2011 #1
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- Nov 2005
[SOLVED] Vector Linux 6.0 STD installed. But Hangs on start up
VFS: Mounting /dev/hdc12 read only.. etc..
"Freeing unused kernel memory..212k freed"
i am not sure if this is a mem failure (though all of my linux boxes runs properly)
i have re-installed it.. encountered the same. .
as i have checked my SW12.0's dmesg, same line appears but it boots..
ReiserFS: hdc5: checking transaction log (hdc5) ReiserFS: hdc5: Using r5 hash to sort names VFS: Mounted root (reiserfs filesystem) readonly. Freeing unused kernel memory: 392k freed Linux agpgart interface v0.102 (c) Dave Jones intel_rng: FWH not detected kobject_add failed for uhci_hcd with -EEXIST, don't try to register things with the same name in the same directory. [<c03e86f7>] kobject_shadow_add+0x117/0x1a0 [<c013fba4>] mod_sysfs_setup+0x24/0xb0 [<c0141458>] sys_init_module+0x1648/0x1940 [<c0102ae8>] syscall_call+0x7/0xb [<c0710000>] __mutex_lock_slowpath+0x40/0x90 ======================= agpgart: Detected an Intel i845 Chipset.
and my ISO image is good as per the md5sum. . .
1. installed successfully
2. LILO installed in boot record of /dev/hdc12 --where 6.0 is installed
3. added 6.0 in my current LILO (VL 5.
4. ALL BOXES (sw12.0, vl5.8, zw4.6.1) are loading except VL6.0
managed to mount my VL6.0 (/dev/hdc12) using slackware. here is Vl6.0's LILO conf
root@slackerz:/mnt/vl/etc# cat lilo.conf # LILO Configuration file # Generated by the VectorLinux installer # # Begin lilo global configuration # boot = /dev/hdc12 default = VectorLinux6.0 prompt compact timeout = 100 # # # Override dangerous defaults that require the partition table: change-rules reset bitmap = /boot/bitmap/boot.bmp # VESA framebuffer console @ 1024x768x64k vga = 791 # Normal VGA console #vga = normal #VESA framebuffer console @ 1024 x768x64k #vga = 791 #VESA framebuffer console @ 1024 x768x32k #vga = 790 #VESA framebuffer console @ 1024 x768x256 #vga = 773 #VESA framebuffer console @ 800 x600x64k #vga = 788 #VESA framebuffer console @ 800 x600x32k #vga = 787 #VESA framebuffer console @ 800 x600x256 #vga = 771 #VESA framebuffer console @ 640 x480x64k #vga = 785 #VESA framebuffer console @ 640 x480x32k #vga = 784 #VESA framebuffer console @ 640 x480x256 #vga = 769 # Begin listing OS Choices image = /boot/vmlinuz root = /dev/hdc12 label = VectorLinux6.0 append = "splash=silent" initrd = /boot/initrd read-only root@slackerz:/mnt/vl/etc#P4 1.8, 1G DDR ram, 64mb GF2 MX400, 80G WD and 40G Maxtor, ECS mobo. Playing XP,Slack 12.0 and Vector Linux 5.8 GOLD, STD 6.0 Zenwalk 4.6.1, OpenBSD 3.9