Kernel Panic!

Phoe6 orsenthil at
Mon Feb 21 06:36:05 PST 2005

Steven Pasternak <stevenp500 at> wrote:
> I just build an LFS 6.0 system (with some newer packages than needed) and when
> I finally go to boot up, I get this:
> VFS: Cannot open root device 'hdb5' or unknown block (3,69)
> Please append a correct "root=" boot option'

(Its my guess, kindly bear with me)
After installing grub, and calling grub did you give:

root (hd1,4)

PS: Note the space between root and (hd1,4)


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