[wellylug] lost boot partition

Centurion Computer Technology Ltd daniel at centurion.net.nz
Thu Jul 29 10:13:12 NZST 2004


sounds like a missing initrd.img for the 2.4.25 kernel

what was the last thing you did before the problems began


On Thu, 2004-07-29 at 09:52, Jamie Baddeley wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> I discovered this morning that my home machine is very unhappy :-(, it
> won't boot at all into a 2.4.25 based kernel (complaining that it can't
> find any modules), but does boot into an older 2.4.22 kernel, except
> that once booted, it can't see anything in the boot partition. / is
> ext3, and /boot was/is ext2.
> 
> I have a knoppix disk to rescue from, but I was wondering if the LUG had
> some handy tips as to how I might go about solving this.
> 
> I haven't had a chance to have a decent look at it, but I'd really
> appreciate some advice/tips before I go do battle with the damned
> machine...
> 
> 
> cheers
> 
> jamie
> 
> 
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