CRUX Digest, Vol 68, Issue 3

parijat chauhan santirana2010 at gmail.com
Wed May 12 08:40:57 UTC 2010


thanks  Fredrik and Danny. the problem is solved now.
now i got why crux is different from the mob of distros.
now with my custom kernel my machine boots in just 8 second.no need of
initrd etc, just support for existing hardware only.

thanks && regards

parijat chauhan

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> my hdd controller is supported by both as IDE and SATA.
> at live cd if booted using  libata option, it find disk as /dev/sda
> otherwise /dev/hda.
> i installed it on /dev/sda2, then compiled kernel and i think IDE
> driver is already compiled in kernel monolithicly and not as module.
>  kernel boot line is
> /boot/vmlinuz root=/dev/sda2
> i also tried root=/dev/hda2 and root=8:2 also.
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>> From: parijat chauhan <santirana2010 at gmail.com>
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>> hi guys.
>>
>> i am having compaq nx6120 laptop with intel 82801FBM ata controller.
>> i am not new to linux but when i compiled kernel on crux, it doesn't work.
>> actually it is hdd controller , that kernel fail to identify. i have
>> compiled with libata support.
>> and passed argument combined_mode=libata to linux kernel.
>> i want to know that what configuration i should change so that it can
>> identify controller properly.
>> and
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>> Thanks & Regards
>> Parijat Chauhan
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>> Date: Fri, 7 May 2010 19:24:53 +0200
>> From: Fredrik Rinnestam <fredrik at rinnestam.se>
>> Subject: Re: kernel configuraton
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>> On Fri, May 07, 2010 at 08:08:17PM +0530, parijat chauhan wrote:
>>> hi guys.
>>>
>>> i am having compaq nx6120 laptop with intel 82801FBM ata controller.
>>> i am not new to linux but when i compiled kernel on crux, it doesn't
>>> work.
>>> actually it is hdd controller , that kernel fail to identify. i have
>>> compiled with libata support.
>>> and passed argument combined_mode=libata to linux kernel.
>>> i want to know that what configuration i should change so that it can
>>> identify controller properly.
>>> and
>>>
>>
>> I dont know the hardware personally but according to my quick google
>> search CONFIG_ATA_PIIX needs to be built into the kernel. is it (not as
>> a module)? What kid of drive is it connected to? ide or sata?
>> http://www.thinkwiki.org/wiki/Intel_82801FBM
>>
>> --
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>> /Fredrik Rinnestam
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>> Message: 3
>> Date: Sat, 08 May 2010 11:33:56 +1000
>> From: Danny Rawlins <monster.romster at gmail.com>
>> Subject: Re: kernel configuration
>> To: crux at lists.crux.nu
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>> Fredrik Rinnestam wrote:
>>> On Fri, May 07, 2010 at 08:08:17PM +0530, parijat chauhan wrote:
>>>
>>>> hi guys.
>>>>
>>>> i am having compaq nx6120 laptop with intel 82801FBM ata controller.
>>>> i am not new to linux but when i compiled kernel on crux, it doesn't
>>>> work.
>>>> actually it is hdd controller , that kernel fail to identify. i have
>>>> compiled with libata support.
>>>> and passed argument combined_mode=libata to linux kernel.
>>>> i want to know that what configuration i should change so that it can
>>>> identify controller properly.
>>>> and
>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>> I dont know the hardware personally but according to my quick google
>>> search CONFIG_ATA_PIIX needs to be built into the kernel. is it (not as
>>> a module)? What kid of drive is it connected to? ide or sata?
>>> http://www.thinkwiki.org/wiki/Intel_82801FBM
>>>
>>>
>> Boot off a live cd and run "lspci -k" be sure you compile that in as [*]
>> as Fredrik mentioned. Also you must have the file system compiled in
>> too. And make sure your pointing your boot loader to the correct root
>> file system.
>>
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