[arch-general] Kernel panic - after upgrade

Damjan Georgievski gdamjan at gmail.com
Sun Jan 18 17:20:43 UTC 2015

> >>Here I exit from the prompt and reboot the machine, but get the same
> >>error message: can't run init.
> >>
> >>What did I wrong?
> >
> > You missed that the base group should be reinstalled, as the error is
> not with the ramdisk,

there's no /init outside of the ramdisk, so his problem seems to be in the
initramfs, but probably because his base system is a bit borked and it
mkinitcpio creates the initramfs out of it.

Well, I did so but can't to run successfully the `pacman -S base'
> command because of some difficulties.
> It complains about existing files and folder:
> it won't overwrite the /usr/lib64 folder.

post the exact errors you're getting


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