[H-GEN] kernel panic interpretation

Mick Howe mickhowe at bigpond.com
Fri May 10 19:23:44 EDT 2002


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On Fri, 10 May 2002 15:43, Robert Brockway shouted from the roof tops:
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> On Fri, 10 May 2002, Mick Howe wrote:
> > 08:01 refers to device 8 on scsi channel 1. THINK its the ramdisk
>
> Actually it doesn't :)
>
> 08 refers to the major number of the device.
> 01 refers to the minor number of the device.
>
> 08:01 is /dev/sda1
>
I stand corrected. 

made an incorrect assumption - at the time I thought I'd worked it out device 
8 on channel 1 was /dev/sda.

/\/\ik

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