making a custom hoary-based LiveCD with a custom kernel

Martijn van de Streek martijn at
Mon Jul 11 07:53:15 CDT 2005

On Mon, 11 Jul 2005, Maarten de Boer wrote:

> I managed to boot the LiveCD with my kernel, but it fails with:
>  Starting Ubuntu...
>  NET: Registered protocol family 1
>  pivot_root: No such file or directory
>  /sbin/init: 428: cannot open dev/console: No such file
>  Kernel panic - not syncing: Attempted to kill init!

Did you use the "old" kernel config as a template?
Did you build an initrd as well (and did you install it)?

Never moon a werewolf.
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