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Cant boot from kernel 3.13.0.24

Hi yesterday while updating 14.04 using the update manager I saw Kernel 3.13.0.24 getting downloaded so after the update process completed I rebooted but found that the kernel is stuck at version ...
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ureadahead main process terminated with status 5

Having struggled for the last few days with a kernel panic, this is the new error I am getting on boot. A restart doesn't help. I have access to the server in rescue mode where I can mount the ...
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Booting Paravirtualized Kernel On Bare Hardware

I been reading dmesg and i found the line " Booting paravirtualized kernel on bare hardware " but I am not using Ubuntu in visualization I am using it on my laptop DELL N5110 the only OS I have on ...
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Newly compiled kernel not booting up (vanilla kernel 3.12.14)

I downloaded, configured and installed kernel downloaded from kernel.org. While booting up this new kernel for the first time, this error screen shows which is pointing towards a missing or wrongly ...
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How to set an image generated by update-initramfs to be loaded by default [duplicate]

In my adventures in trying to revert a kernel upgrade (it broke my wifi for some reason), I was able to generate a boot image for the previous kernel (#update-initramfs -c -k 3.11.0-17-generic) I ...
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Not able to boot ubuntu after windows drive format

I formatted one of the partitions of my Windows 8 drive after which my Ubuntu is not booting. I am using a dual boot system with Ubuntu 12.04 release. On booting, grub menu is displayed properly. ...
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Kernel editing of my boot loader?

My i686 with server 12.04 386 boots to a black screen. I read a post that said I need to edit the kernel of the boot loader. The installation went smooth except for the black boot screen. How do I ...
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kernel panic not syncing vfs unable to mount root fs on unknown block

Since a couple of days, i can't boot. I have a kernel panic error : And I used boot repair to generate the file below: http://paste.ubuntu.com/7118756/ I tried many things i find on the web related ...
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Kernel panic - not syncing: VPS: Unable to mount root fs on unkown-block(0,0)

When I turned my computer on after doing the suggested updates, it did not go to the usual GRUB menu and instead I got a black screen with this message: GNU GRUB version 1.99-21ubuntu3 Minimal ...
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Why won't my previous HDD mount in 12.04?

So after closing the lid one morning and heading out, I come back to my laptop running Ubuntu 12.04, and I'm booted to the grub menu, being asked to choose which kernel I would like to load. I choose ...
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What does noirqpoll kernel option actually do?

I've recently been troubleshooting a boot issue with Ubuntu. First I tried 13.10, and when that booted wrong I am now on 14.04 development. What would happen is that my computer would crash shortly ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 does not boot properly

I have Ubuntu 12.10 running on HP ProBook 4430s. I have been using it more than a year. This morning I switched it on, the screen got stuck before it boots - it was black and white terminal like ...
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Changing kernel in a system not booting

I have a dell inspiron laptop and have just installed 12.04. The system hangs on boot after 'Switching to clocksource TSC'. I've searched all the questions here and had no luck changing bios ...
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12.04 LTS - Recent update: Fails to boot with version 3.8.0-37 generic

I'm not sure what happened but last night when the new updates were released and Software center prompt me I installed and rebooted as normal. Everything on my system worked fine until the updates ...
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Kernel Panic: not syncing: VFS unable

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and have been using it for a while. I just rebooted today and got this error: Kernel Panic: not syncing: VFS Unable to mount root fs on unknown_block(0,0)` Here is a ...
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Computer continously boots after Kernel Version 3.13.5 installed on Ubuntu 13.10

there is some strange thing that happened after I installed Kernel 3.13.5 on Ubuntu 13.10. After restart I selected new installed Kernel in GRUB. After that Ubuntu starts up like usually and I can ...
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Kernel panic error after broken pipe error

I installed 12.04 LTS on my mom's pc, it crashed on boot up with a Grub error- ran grub repair and fixed it- then it started crashing with a broken pipe error- now I am getting the black screen with ...
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Running 12.04. system hangs after booting the new kernel

I created a custom patched kernel and after installing it using sudo dpkg -i, I get the messages that uImage, uInitrd and boot.scr have been backed up and created. However, in /boot, initrd.img.old ...
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NFS: failed to create MNT RPC client status = -101

I am trying for network file system (nfs) booting between two systems. I am using dhcp server to assign ip-address for client. And my kernel and root file system are present in server. My client is ...
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'update-grub' syntax error

I've read several previous questions and found no solution. Where I run the update-grub command it gives me this output: root@Agustin-Ubuntu:/home/agustin# update-grub Generating grub.cfg ... ...
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error: attempt read-write outside of disk `hd0`

My problem This problem has been plaguing my boot for a while, it happens about half the times I start up my computer. Grub will load successfully, and wait ten seconds for me to choose which OS to ...
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Booting Ubuntu from USB drive fails with message `kernel panic not syncing`

I'm trying to run Ubuntu from a USB drive. When I boot the computer, I get a bunch of messages. The last message is something like kernel panic not syncing attempted to kill init booting I am ...
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console output during boot -> Ubuntu 13.10

I tried different options (nosplash noplymouth, removing 'quiet' and 'splash') in /etc/default/grub to disable purple background and display kernel messages in native resolution 1366x768 but nothing ...
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Problem booting ubuntu 13.10

When I turn on my hp laptop, after I select ubuntu from the GRUB list, it stops and says: mv: can't create directory '/dev/.udev': Read-only file system mv: can't create directory '/dev/.initramfs': ...
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Suspend test seems to have killed my Intel NUC [closed]

I was running the daily live Ubuntu 14.04-trusty-desktop-amd64 2014-01-24 on an Intel NUC D34010WYK. It has 16GB RAM and a Crucial 240GB SSD. Was working flawlessly, except for sound, so I started ...
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Kernel panic on boot: not syncing (HP dv6, Ubuntu 12.10 64bit)

I am running Ubuntu 12.10 64bit on an HP Pavillion dv6. Everything works fine except I randomly get a kernel panic "not syncing" when booting. After manually rebooting I usually get the same error; ...
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ERROR: “Kernel panic vfs unable to mount root fs”

so, here it goes. the reason to all this is that i'm running my linuxstation as an AP (among other things). I updated the linux-image and headers with apt-get, rebooted. Suddenly the AP would not ...
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Should I change the motherboard?

I'm having trouble with this computer, it has lots of startup and boot problems, sometimes it doesn't POST, sometimes it does but it won't boot and it freezes/kernel panics, and I don't really know ...
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13.04 No suitable module for running kernal found

My machine froze on my screensaver yesterday so i forced a shutdown. Now i can't reboot into my GUI - TTY works. The fail message i receive on startup is "No suitable module for running kernel ...
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Upgrade Kernel to 3.8.0-35-generic fails to boot. Missing initrd.img-3.8.0-29-generic

When upgrading to the new kernel 3.8.0-35-generic (12.04 LTS) it doesn't create the initrd.img file and won't boot. I get a Kernel Panic because it's missing the img I tried running sudo ...
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How do I get sequence of functions being called during boot up?

When I do dmesg at the prompt, I get something like this: [ 0.008660] Initializing cgroup subsys blkio [ 0.008663] Initializing cgroup subsys perf_event [ 0.008667] Initializing cgroup ...
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Grub Network Boot, root files for kernel?

I have made a folder structure for network boot using PXE and Grub with the command grub-mknetdir. I have put those files in a valid served tftp folder on Server Machine. I have put a valid kernel ...
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Need help for installing Kernel-2.6.35.7 on ubuntu

I'm almost a new ubuntu user. just trying to configure my present ubuntu version for my school projects. i'm using ubuntu 12.04 and i need to add kernel-2.6.35.7 with my machine. I'd instruction so i ...
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How to write log before instalation

My computer crashes while trying to load kernel from LiveCD with message "unable to handle kernel paging request". I'd like to reproduce error output somewhere on forum to get some ideas on where to ...
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Error message: [ 8.3635801 Kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: unable to mount rost FS on unknown-block (0.0)

When I installed an ISO on my XP and rebooted the computer, I got this message when I opened Ubuntu: [ 8.3632801 Kernel panic - not syncing: VFS: unable to mount rost fs on unknown-block (0.0)
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How to boot into older kernel on Mac ibook

Anyone know how to boot into an older kernel on a Mac iBook G4? I know I have 2 kernels installed, but there is no menu to choose boot options from as I only have one OS installed (Ubuntu). Thank ...
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Unable to boot from usb on surface pro

I am getting error messages when I try to boot Ubuntu 12.04 from a usb stick on my surface pro. I disabled secure boot and followed the steps suggested in an earlier post on this website to create usb ...
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Kernel panic - not syncing: Waiting TID List traversal - Adaptec SCSI card 29320ALP - Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 32 bit

First: I am a Linux newbie. Don't hurt me :-) ! Configuration: Old bios (2003), ATA bus for harddisk. Adaptec SCSI 29320ALP card in PCI slot, default settings. SCSI cable with terminator at one end: ...
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Disable/Remove initrd image during booting

I am trying to boot Linux (Ubuntu 12.10) without an initrd image. There are various sources online, but I'm not able to find anything that is detailed. There are many pointers as to how to achieve ...
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Boot failed after building a new kernel. (kernel options hide)

I built a new kernel and reboot my notebook with the new kernel. Unfortunately, the boot failed. I want to reboot by using the original kernel, but there is a windows boot manager which hide the ...
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Installing new os: Kernel panic- not syncing: VFS: unable to mount root fs on unknown block (0,0) [duplicate]

I am a new user to linux, and could really use some help. I was originally running Windows XP, but while playing a game I got "PFN list corrupt" BSOD So having wanted to try Ubuntu for a while I ...
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New kernel installed, but not in /boot

I recently had some troubles booting my Ubuntu server so I decided to boot an older kernel, remove the new kernel and reinstall it. All of that went according to plan. According to this command the ...
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Kernel Panic, unable to mount root

I have recently dual booted to ubuntu 13.10 with windows 8. I have windows 8 before having ubuntu, I had to do a boot-repair so I can choose which to load, it all went fine, no problem. But then ...
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error trying to install on boot

I put Ubuntu 64 on a external hard drive using universal USB installer. When I try booting it ,I get the purple screen like it's going to work, but then I get a black screen with the message [ ...
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Desktop only shows from recovery mode in 13.10

I've been having problems getting the Ubuntu desktop to display on my Macbook (even the login screen). This periodically happens after updates -- when I load the newest kernel I just get a black ...
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194 views

Program to repair grub?

I have had windows eight and Ubuntu 13.04 dual booting and working fine(using EasyBCD) I had created partition for Ubuntu of exactly 20GB. Some time later, after never using Ubuntu, I went into ...
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I can't boot Ubuntu : kernal not appropriate

I downloaded Ubuntu 12.__ and burned it onto a CD. It installed and was working well. But I wanted to remove the windows 7 OS which was using my memory and slowing down my computer. I must have ...
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12.04 `kernel panic not syncing IO-APIC + timer doesn't work`

I downloaded Ubuntu 12.04 LTS onto my pendrive using the program recommended. After rebooting the system it showed this error: [0.032000] kernel panic-not sycning: IO-APIC + timer doesn't work. try ...
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Dmesg - mounting takes longer in Lubuntu than in Debian

As an optimization freak, I have noticed for a long time (and many different kernel versions 3.8-3.12) that booting Lubuntu seems to delay 5 seconds when mounting the system partition. [ 4.993151] ...
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I cant boot with new (3.11.6) or custom kernel

I was trying compiled my own kernel, after it didn't work i downloaded latest official kernel from http://kernel.ubuntu.com/~kernel-ppa/mainline/v3.11.6-saucy/ for my Lubuntu 12.04 3.2.0-55-generic ...