New Kernel

Igor Gueths igueths at
Tue Oct 26 06:28:06 EDT 2004

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Hmm...Remote editing is netorious for you accidentally deleting lines and not knowing it. Did you make sure you didn't do anything that didn't move init from its place in /sbin? Also, did you 
copy the new file from /usr/src/linux to /boot? 
On Mon, Oct 25, 2004 at 09:44:38PM -0700, ace wrote:
> Hello,
> I am using Fedora Core II.  It was originally compiled without Speakup
> support.  I logged into the box remotely (it's my friend's box) to recompile
> his kernel with the latest Speakup CVS.  I downloaded the checkout script
> and created a symlink called linux to point to the /usr/src/linux-2.6.8....
> folder.  The make config and the make ran just fine.  I copied the
> /arch/i386/boot/bzImage file to /boot.  I then went into /etc/grub.conf and
> changed the kernel file name in the kernel line to bzImage.  That's all I
> did.  I rebooted the box and it says something like:
> "No init found, try passing init to the kernel", or something like that.
> What did I do wrong?
> NOTE -- I didn't understand many of the long and boring questions in the
> make config script, so I pressed enter and accepted defaults to all of them.
> Plus, there was only one question about Speakup, I think, it was about
> compiling DoubleTalk into the kernel.  It's possible that I skipped more
> when I got bored and just pressed enter a few times.
> Thanks
> Robby
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