[CentOS-virt] Ubuntu 8.04 DomU image from jailtime.org on CentOS 5.2 Dom0

Todd Deshane deshantm at gmail.com
Wed Jan 7 05:52:06 UTC 2009

On Wed, Jan 7, 2009 at 12:41 AM, Devraj Mukherjee <devraj at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Todd,
> Thanks for the message. I got a little bit further but still no joy,
> its stops with the following messages. Is it better off installing
> Ubuntu in the image?

Boris has a bunch of howtos on this sort of thing...

Here is one for Ubuntu on CentOS 5.2:

I am pretty sure that problem below is still fixable, but the hour is
late, so I remember the solution...
Google and/or xen.markmail.org may have some hints for you...

Best of Luck.


> mount: could not find filesystem '/dev/root'
> Setting up other filesystems.
> Setting up new root fs
> setuproot: moving /dev failed: No such file or directory
> no fstab.sys, mounting internal defaults
> setuproot: error mounting /proc: No such file or directory
> setuproot: error mounting /sys: No such file or directory
> Switching to new root and running init.
> unmounting old /dev
> unmounting old /proc
> unmounting old /sys
> switchroot: mount failed: No such file or directory
> Kernel panic - not syncing: Attempted to kill init!
>  [root at sphere auto]#

Todd Deshane

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