[arch-general] Thinkpad 770 - Init exists but couldn't execute it (error -26)
gsnijders at gmail.com
Mon Apr 11 21:20:58 UTC 2016
Op 11 apr. 2016 23:17 schreef "Guus Snijders" <gsnijders at gmail.com>:
> Op 10 apr. 2016 21:32 schreef "Serge Hooge" <cuznez at gmail.com>:
> > I recently became an owner of a Thinkpad 770, which rather ancient by
> > modern standards and decided to give it a spark of fresh life by
> > installing Arch on it.
> > The CD boots okay, but when I try to actually boot x86 Arch, it Kernel
> > Panics with the subject title. It tries /bin/init, /sbin/init
> > and /bin/sh, failing with the same message for all of them.
Also, try testing the RAM with something like memtest. It's not uncommon
for older laptops to have failing dimms...
(luckily, replacements are usually cheap ;) ).
Mvg, Guus Snijders
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