[BusyBox] kernel panic

Ladislav Michl ladis at linux-mips.org
Tue Aug 16 13:42:15 UTC 2005

On Tue, Aug 16, 2005 at 03:01:14PM +0200, aurelien wrote:
> Hello
> I try to run a root fs with qemu.
> I use busybox.
> After mount root file, I have this error :
> /sbin/init:432: cannot open dev/console:
> kernel panic: Attempted to kill init!
> What does it means?

That means that you do not have /dev/console and that init died. Both
problems are probably independent and you didn't provide any useful
information, so it's hard to tell you what's wrong.


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