On Thu, May 14, 1998 at 03:25:48AM +0800, Francis M. J. Hsieh wrote:
> sgiseeq.c: David S. Miller (firstname.lastname@example.org)
> eth0: SGI Seeq8003 blah:blah:blah:blah
> Partition check
> VFS: Mounted root (ext2 filesystem) readonly.
> Freeing unused kernel memory: 32k freed
> Warning: unable to open an initial console.
> kernel panic: No init found. Try passing init= optional to kernel.
Alex already said it, try adding init=/bin/sh to the boot options.
> And I use the kernel in GetingStarted directory, and got panic, too.
> ("should not happened yet")
That was a real bug. The kernel in GettinStarted in truely ancient. I
replaced it by vmlinux-2.1.99.