Ubuntu Server 6.06.1 does not boot on VIA EPIA ME6000
michael at aussie.oddsocks.net
Fri Sep 22 07:14:55 UTC 2006
On Thu, 2006-09-21 at 22:52 -0700, Tod Merley wrote:
> On 9/12/06, Reto Stalder <rstalder at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi
> > I've successfully finished the installation of Ubuntu Server 6.06.1.
> > But the installed system does not start up.
> > The hardware platform is a VIA EPIA-ME6000 with a 600MHz processor.
Here in lies your problem. The default kernel for the server install
doesn't support this architecture (i.e. it has been tweaked for
enterprise server hardware and _also_ doesn't support things like my AMD
> > Can anybody give me a hint how I could try to fix the problem?
Boot the live CD in rescue mode and install the appropriate kernel using
apt-get tools say :-
apt-get install linux-image-386
This should get your install to boot and you can then compile your own
kernel from there if you feel it is necessary.
> > Thanks in advance,
> > Reto
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