Fail to boot a cold converted Fedora Core 3 VM on ESX3.02
Posted on 2007-10-18
On a VMware ESX 3.02 we are trying to migrate a Linux Ferdora Core 3 that is running today in an old machine. We used cold convert an a VM was created on the ESX server, without any warnings. When we try loading the boot process failes:
Fileseystem type is ext2fs, partition type 0x83
kernel /bbot/vmlinuz-2.6.9-1.667 ro root-LABEL=/ rhgb quiet
[Linux-bzImage, setup=0x1400, size-0x155da5]
uncomperssin linux ...ok booting the kernel.
PCI: Cannot allocate resource region 4 of device 0000:00:07.1
Red Hat nash version 4.1.18 starting
mkrootdev:label / not found
mount:error 2 mounting ext3
mount eror 2 mounting none
switchroot : mount failed :22
unmount /initrd/dev failed:2
kernel panic - not syncing : Attempted to kill init!