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All rights reserved. raahi10824th May 2005, 08:15 PMMy ethernet wasn't working.. That is a good possibility. no UUID involved here. this contact form

Our mission is to create Customer success. LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Red Hat Install RHEL4 from a ghost under vmware User Name Remember Me? Johnson: "Re: Fw: ERROR: /bin/insmod exited abnormally!" Reply: Richard B. Just remember, Semper Gumbi - always be flexible!

It says later the device LABEL-/ is not found.. Posts 13,278 Since you are moving a physical server to a VM, you need to make sure you configure the VM to emulate the original system exactly (CPU options, etc). The result is this: ==== (lots of similar lines) /lib/mptscsih.o: unresolved symbol ioc_list_Rsmp_dd805159 (lots of similar lines) ERROR: /bin/insmod exited abnormally! which is a correct errormessage.

loading jbd module Journalled Block Device driver loaded Loading ext3 module Mounting /proc filesystem Creating root device Mounting root filesystem mount: error 19 mounting ext3 pivotroot: pivot_root(/sysroom,/sysroot/initrd) failed: 2 Freeing unused Note 96.31% of all statistics are fiction.-To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" inthe body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.orgMore majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.htmlPlease read the FAQ at I got the same affect..... But you say that it works when Go to Solution 23 Comments LVL 16 Overall: Level 16 Linux 9 Linux OS Dev 3 Message Expert Comment by:ganjos2016-04-20 Hi, You need

I hope :). Posts 13,278 Sorry, but I'm also just getting up to speed on kernel details. Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions 6. http://dag.wieers.com/home-made/apt/packages.php If you can, you can use it as a Yum source for RPMs, or download them manually and install them.

You could try to recover your system with CentOS 3 install disks: http://vault.centos.org/3.9/isos/ But probably fastest is to go ahead with ultimate upgrade-migration. 0 Message Author Comment by:tran_20122016-04-25 Hi All How the new system relate to the old I.e drive types the same sata? peters24th May 2005, 08:10 PMWait, I think I know what you are looking for. For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration.

Connect with top rated Experts 15 Experts available now in Live! There may be other issues as well. I doubt that the problem comes from restoring to a dissimilar hardware (VMWare, in your case). vi /etc/fstab). 4) change root to be mount on the physical disk (eg /dev/hda1 /) 5) change other mount points to be on physical partition 6) change the root

The result > is this: > > ==== > (lots of similar lines) > /lib/mptscsih.o: unresolved symbol ioc_list_Rsmp_dd805159 > (lots of similar lines) > ERROR: /bin/insmod exited abnormally! > Loading jbd.o weblink Namely dmesg shows that mptscsi disk driver is broken, and I would guess that one was supporting your boot disk controller. As far as I can tell, he built thing1 from scratch, copied the files which made it up to /thing2 and /thing3 and applied enough upgrades on 2 and 3 to Yuri Csapo wrote: > This is one for someone with more RedHat expertize (and tolerance) than > I can muster: > > Moths ago a colleague was running 3 virtual RedHat

Is it due to this that the Up2date isn't able to recognize my new kernel? It installed correctly, and linux was running fine (except ethernet,wireless etc..) The kernel it was using was 2.6.9-1.667 I wanted to upgrade the kernel, so i grabbed source code for Join and Comment By clicking you are agreeing to Experts Exchange's Terms of Use. navigate here The errors refer to the kernel commandline root= parameter.

imdeemvp24th May 2005, 06:46 PMNo offense but that was simple.... peters24th May 2005, 07:55 PMIs there something wrong and/or missing from the kernel that is making you recompile it?? Contact Us - Advertising Info - Rules - LQ Merchandise - Donations - Contributing Member - LQ Sitemap - Main Menu Linux Forum Android Forum Chrome OS Forum Search LQ

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Please forgive poor formatting as this is copy and paste, and you will need to modify the steps to suit your specific virtual machine. However, I can offer you this guide that can help you from our KB article. So i tried to get hold of (using windows login /vfat partition) and see if it worked with the driver installation. Index Bad news after raid-5 recovery » Fw: ERROR: /bin/insmod exited abnormally!

Sometimes, real fast is almost as good as real time. I got the same affect.....>> Any ideas would be apreciated.>> <------------------------------error----------------------------------->> ERROR: /bin/insmod exited abnormally!> Loading sd_mod.ko module> insmod QM_MODULES:>Your insmod may need updating (the one used by initrd).As you can Note that the old kernel works fine. ======================= insmod: error inserting '/lib/scsi_mod.ko' : -1 Invalid module format ERROR: /bin/insmod exited abnormally! his comment is here LOL I think we are in the same boat.

Please have a look at the Dag Apt repository. Johnson: "Re: Fw: ERROR: /bin/insmod exited abnormally!" Messages sorted by: [ date ] [ thread ] [ subject ] [ author ] To: Date: Fri, 15 Oct 2004 15:26:32 +0200 Your images point to hda and hdc as the identifiers of the drives, while the fstab is pointing to /dev/sda3 the boot /dev/sda1 or /dev/hda1 is referenced by grub not by Now since my ethernet is working, i wanted to download all updates.

I just found out that the new VMware converter supports Linux, so I think I will give that a shot. http://www.linuxplanet.com/linuxplanet/tutorials/202/1/ http://www.kernelnewbies.org/faq/ so i thought invoking old initrd would be fine.. --------------- As a side question, when i try to upgrade my packages using Up2date, it still recognizes that i am Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. Johnson" <>SubjectRe: Fw: ERROR: /bin/insmod exited abnormally!On Fri, 15 Oct 2004, Stephan wrote:> Hi there,>> System Configuration...> LSI Megaraid 320-1 SCSI Card> Redhat ES 3 , build 3> Boot loader :

After loading the module properly, can you do a "cat /proc/interrupts", "cat /proc/pci" (if it's a PCI adapter) and "cat /proc/ioports" to see which hardware resources the SCSI adapter uses? > Like Show 0 Likes (0) Actions Go to original post Actions Remove from profile Feature on your profile More Like This Retrieving data ... Did you backup the physical disk completely (sda), or you backed up the partitions individually (sda1, sda2, etc.)? Try passing init= option to kernel.

Good chance is that your original system only had one core and used single core kernel, while a modern CPU definitely is multicore. I was confused whether recompiling would be required for the driver installation to work, so just to be on safe side i recompiled it and then tried to install the ethernet vBulletin v3.8.7, Copyright ©2000-2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc. insmod: error inserting '/lib/libata.ko' : -1 Invalid module format ERROR: /bin/insmod exited abnormally!

Loading jbd.o module Journalled Block Device driver loaded Loading ext2.o module Creating block devices kmod: failed to exec /sbin/modprobe -s -k block-major-8, errno = 2 VFS: Cannot open root device "sda6" fdisk -l If you had lvm, lvmdiskscan pvdisplay, vgdisplay, lvdisplay. 0 Message Author Comment by:tran_20122016-04-21 hi arnold See attached fdisk out put and let me know what to change in