linux-mips
[Top] [All Lists]

RE: Yet Closer

To: tsbogend@alpha.franken.de
Subject: RE: Yet Closer
From: Jeff Coffin <jcoffin@sv.usweb.com>
Date: 01 May 1999 21:10:55 -0700
Cc: linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
Sender: owner-linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
>  Try the vmlinux-initrd kernel from the test directory. It should drop 
>  you into a single user shell with a ram disk as root. You should be able 
>  to mount your root, and fix what's necessary. 

Almost.  I get to the prompt, but it doesn't appear to respond to
keyboard stimulii.  

[...]
RAMDISK: Compressed image found at block 0
VFS: Mounted root (ext2 filesystem).
Welcome to Linux/MIPS
# 


I tried feeding it an assortment of console args too:

/dev/ttyS0
/dev/ttyS1
/dev/tty00
/dev/tty01

Any ideas?


--jeff


<Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread>