[CentOS] Kernel Panic - not syncing: Attempted to kill Init!

Mon Aug 20 19:15:06 UTC 2012
m.roth at 5-cent.us <m.roth at 5-cent.us>

Joseph Koenig wrote:
>> Odd thought: have you tried a) looking at the drives in the PERC
>> firmware, or b) booting to linux rescue, and examining the filesystems?

> Well, sure enough, it can't seem to find any good superblocks. Even
> backups are showing corrupt. Will reinstall and see what happens...

You mean the backup superblocks are bad? And it was a running system before?

Is it still under warranty? You might consider talking to Dell about
checking it out. They'll want you to run the OMSA utility that scans the