live-initramfs issue when booting fai

Castang Jerome castang at
Wed Jan 30 17:06:48 CET 2008

Roel van der Made a écrit :
> Hi,
> I'm having the following issue when booting fai 3.2.4 with kernel
> 2.6.24. The boot seems to go fine, intializes all interfaces and
> hardware correctly but the moment after mounting the nfsroot and
> bringing up the network interface I get dropped into a shell like this:
> bnx2: eth0: using MSI
> bnx2: eth0 NIC SerDes Link is Up, 1000 Mbps full duplex
> RPC: Registered udp transport module.
> RPC: Registered tcp transport module.
> BusyBox v1.1.3 (Debian 1:1.1.3-4) Built-in shell (ash)
> Enter 'help' for a list of built-in commands.
> /bin/sh: can't access tty; job control turned off
> (initramfs) 
> Full debug log is available at:
> Does anyone have an idea?
> thanks
> Roel.


I experienced the same problem. It seems unionfs is not working with 
2.6.24 kernel.
I use 2.6.23-13 and it works.


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