not installing

Janina Sajka janina at
Fri Jan 16 12:39:06 EST 2004

Are you trying to install from those old Debian floppies on the Speakup
site? If so, you're choosing the wrong one. I'm sorry, I don't recall
which is the right one. But you aren't going to get anywehre, so far as
I know, with umsdos or reiserfs.

Kyrath writes:
> From: "Kyrath" <kyrath at>
> Hi, I'm really starting to think that there's something screwed up with my bios and/or hard drive.
> Below is the last section of output where I received a "Kernel panic" message.
> Any ideas or suggestions are greatly welcomed.
> -- Rob
> FAT: bogus logical sector size 2461
> UMSDOS: msdos_read_super failed, mount aborted.
> FAT: bogus logical sector size 2461
> FAT: bogus logical sector size 2461
> sh-2021: reiserfs_read_super: can not find reiserfs on fd(2,0)
> Kernel panic: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on 02:00
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Janina Sajka
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