[arch-general] Kernel panic - after upgrade

Csányi Pál csanyipal at gmail.com
Sun Jan 18 14:39:45 UTC 2015

2015-01-18 15:27 GMT+01:00 Savya <mailinglists at hawkradius.com>:
> On Sun, Jan 18, 2015, at 11:22 PM, Csányi Pál wrote:

>> I upgrade today my Arch linux desktop.
>> Later when I did a reboot, on the screen I can to read followings:
>> Failed to execute /init )error -2)
>> Kernel panic - not syncing: No working init found. Try passing init=
>> option to kernel. See Linux Documentation/init.txt for guidance.
>> I upgraded my system with yaourt-gui.
>> What can I do to get mz Arch linux desktop back?

> I'm not completely sure, but I think you might try to pass the
> init=/usr/bin/systemd option to the kernel. Just edit the corresponding
> line in the bootloader and add this line to the end. In the long run,
> maybe you need to add the systemd hook to your initramfs?
> I'm not completely sure about this solution, so just check it out.

I did so but get another error:
Failed to execute /init (error -2)
Failed to execute /usr/bin/systemd (error -2).  Attempting defaults...

Regards from Pal

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