[ELDK] Problem in porting linux on VCE405 powerpc board using ELDK-4.2 development environment
wd at denx.de
Thu Jun 23 17:10:01 CEST 2011
Dear ext.rajive.gupta at us.transport.bombardier.com,
please stop top-posting / full quoting. Please see
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In message <OF2BF58DE0.78D60EB0-ON852578B8.004B8492-852578B8.004C8A47 at amer.bombardier.com> you wrote:
> I did the postmortem analysis with md command yesterday and found
> following warning in memory after "turn off boot console udbg0" message
> Warning:unable to open init console.
> RAMDISK:gzip image found at block 0
> VFS:mounted root(ext2 filesystem) readonly on device
> Freeing unused memory:140k
> init Kernel panic -not syncing: Attempted to kill init!
> Am missing some thing in kernel configuration. Can you please guide me to
> resolve this.
You have more than one problem. The first one is the console
configuration in your Linux kernel. Re-check how your serial p[orts
are configured, and which one is ttyS0 or ttyS1. Also check your
device tree to include correct descriptions of the serial ports.
The second issue is with y our root file system. It seems it cannot
run the init process, so check this, too. Note that in many cases it
is easier to bing up a system using a root file system mounted over
NFS - then you can easily trace all file system accesses using a
simple network sniffer, and you can see immediately where the system
stops working correctly.
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