updated Hoary kernel doesn't boot?

Renaud Vernet renaud.vernet at cern.ch
Sat Aug 20 18:08:26 UTC 2005

volvoguy wrote:
> I just grabbed the new kernel that the update manager said was
> available for Hoary and upon reboot I'm unable to boot into Ubuntu. I
> just get a message about unknown filesystem. (it's reiserfs).
> I can't imagine I'm the only one having this issue, but nobody
> responded to my questions about it on IRC.
I am not sure, but I read somewhere that the reiserfs support is one of 
the options that absolutely require an initrd.
Check if you have the new initrd.img-X.X.X in /boot.

Hope this helps.

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