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Re: MIPS kernel hangs: Warning: unable to open an initial console. /sbin

To: abhiruchi.g@vaultinfo.com
Subject: Re: MIPS kernel hangs: Warning: unable to open an initial console. /sbin/init
From: Manuel Lauss <mano@roarinelk.homelinux.net>
Date: Thu, 15 May 2008 15:38:55 +0200
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On Thu, May 15, 2008 at 08:55:39AM -0400, abhiruchi.g@vaultinfo.com wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> My kernel hangs by initializing the system. My target is Alchemy DB1200. I 
> use crosstool-ng to build MIPS cross toolchain and ptxdist to build ext2 
> filesystem.
> kernel version:linux-2.6.22

Try and add "console=ttyS0,115200" to the kernel commandline (either in
yamon or kernel config).


        Manuel Lauss

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