[arch-general] Kernel panic - after upgrade

Csányi Pál csanyipal at gmail.com
Sun Jan 18 14:44:04 UTC 2015

2015-01-18 15:39 GMT+01:00 Csányi Pál <csanyipal at gmail.com>:
> 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...

I even tried with option:

but that failed too.

Regards from Pal

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