unable to install RHEL4 on Acer Aspire 4720

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I have Acer Aspire 4720 with Vista Basic Pre Installed. I have installed Linux on other Partition by boot linux all-generic-ide noapic nolapic for making it as dual boot. everything gone fine finally when i rebooted after successfull installation of linux. errors : are followings screenshots ------------------------------------------------ Booting Command- List root (hd0,4) filesystem type is ext2fs, partition type 0x83 kernel /vmlinuz-2.6.9-5.Elsmp ro root=LEBEL=/ rhgb quiet [Linux-bzimage, setup=0x1400, size=0x15492c] initrd /initrd-2.6.9-5.Elsmp. img [Linux-initrd @ 0x37f91000, 0x5ef39 bytes] Uncompressing Linux ... Ok, booting the kernel. PCI : Failed to Allocate mem resource #0:1000@38000000 for 0000:04:00.0 PCI : Failed to allocate mem resource #0:10000@38000000 for 0000:05:00.0 Red Hat Version 4.1.18 starting mkrootdev: label / not found mount: error 2 mounting ext3 mount: error 2 mounting none switchroot: mount failed: 22 umount /initrd/dev failed: 2 Kernel panic - not syncing: attempted to kill init! ------------------------------------------ My Windows Vista is working fine please help me Regards Anurag Jain Please email me solution at real.friday@gmail.com
ASKED: March 26, 2008  3:12 PM
UPDATED: August 28, 2008  8:51 AM

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hi anurag
I also faced the same problem
what u hav to do is that , after installation of RHEL4 using all-generic-ide before rebooting u hav to add all-generic-ide to the kernel line of the grub.conf then reboot. i think now u can fix ur prob

regards
Somnath L
slahamail@gmail.com

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