Kernel Compilation

Adam Williams awilliam at
Mon Mar 17 10:15:00 CST 2003

did you run lilo to update your boot manager?  Or are you using GRUB?


On Mon, 17 Mar 2003, Gorik Vanderreken wrote:

> Hi,
> I'm trying to recompile my Debian-Kernel to 2.4.20, but I receive this error:
> VFS: Cannot open root device "803" or 08:03
> Please append a correct "root=" boot option
> Kernel panic: VFS: unable to mount root fs on 08:03
> I presume the problem is with AACRAID... can someone give me a clue how I can get this into my Kernel ?  Is it in "make menuconfig" ?  Which option is it ?
> Kind regards,
> Gorik Vanderreken

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