Still some boot problem

Adam Lackorzynski adam at
Wed Jun 15 15:22:53 CEST 2005

On Wed Jun 15, 2005 at 12:39:52 +0200, fabs0028 at wrote:
> As you said, i forgot the vga in linux.
> I added the l4ser with the vga so now i got all the boot messages.
> For the panic, it was about my filesysten that the kernel wasn't able to mount
> so now it works.
> But now i got a warning saying that he can't open a terminal and after i go
> blind.
> Correct me if i'm wrong but i do think i need to use either dope or con or have
> i once more forgotten a thing in the kernel ?.

You have the console=ttyLv0 on the command line? Then make sure the
device node exists on your file system (mknod /dev/ttyLv0 c 204 5). But
if you have VGA working you can just omit the console=... part, it
works without it too.
> One more question ... will X runs as if i was on a legacy linux ? (i think so
> but i'm not sure).

It should, yes (modulo something strange happens).

Adam                 adam at

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