[Cbe-oss-dev] PS3 kernel panic - not syncing:no init found
Julio M. Merino Vidal
jmerino at ac.upc.edu
Wed Mar 28 17:46:11 EST 2007
On 28/03/2007, at 9:40, chema navas wrote:
> Hi, yesterday i did a clone-git kernel. I use YDL 5 on PS3
> European machine.
> I did all steps found at Julio blog (http://
> I did some configuration over ps3_defconfig:
> - disable ps3snd (kernel panic with trace)
> - disable autoconfig IP at kernel init
> - disable IPv6
> - enable Wireless network devices support
> - enable ZL1201 usb driver
> Kernel compiles without error but when it's running stop with
> "Warning: Unable to open an initial console."
> follow with:
> "Kernel panic - not syncing: No init found, Try passing
> init= option to kernel."
> I think that the problem is about mount root partion (ext3), but
> before Free kernel memory, EXT3-FS says root partition mounted in
> read-only mode.
> Is it a ps3-storage problem? Any idea?
That's a problem with the initrd and the lack of devices in /dev. If
you take a look at the article you linked above, it talks about this
specific problem. The last three commands shown in it should resolve
the problem for you.
Julio M. Merino Vidal <jmerino at ac.upc.edu>
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