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by joebobfrank
Tue Apr 01, 2008 3:34
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: Updating kernel... help?
Replies: 35
Views: 2668

Re: Updating kernel... help?

Well look, if you try choosing the 2.6.24-gentoo-r3 kernel and it doesn't boot that is a problem with how that kernel was built/installed. So, for starters: If you choose the Sabayon kernel in your Grub list, OF COURSE YOU ARE GOING TO BE USING THE OLD KERNEL. THAT'S WHAT THAT GRUB LINE MEANS!! It'...
by joebobfrank
Fri Mar 28, 2008 1:58
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: Updating kernel... help?
Replies: 35
Views: 2668

Re: Updating kernel... help?

well like before I have two options on grub, sabayon and gentoo. The gentoo currently takes me nowhere... here are the contents of my grub.conf file # grub.conf generated by anaconda # # Note that you do not have to rerun grub after making changes to this file # NOTICE: You have a /boot partition. T...
by joebobfrank
Fri Mar 28, 2008 1:48
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: Updating kernel... help?
Replies: 35
Views: 2668

Re: Updating kernel... help?

Well booting is no longer the problem, I re-installed. Now I have upgraded to linux 2.6.24-gentoo-r3 using the guide, not skipping a single step, but when I reboot and use uname -a I still get sabayon 2.6.22. Anything I'm missing? Upgrade went perfectly otherwise...
by joebobfrank
Wed Mar 26, 2008 22:54
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: Updating kernel... help?
Replies: 35
Views: 2668

Re: Updating kernel... help?

omg... restarted my computer and now I can't boot into linux, not sure if it was the downgrading of busybox that screwed me or the gentoo-sources...
by joebobfrank
Wed Mar 26, 2008 12:58
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: Updating kernel... help?
Replies: 35
Views: 2668

Re: Updating kernel... help?

well downgrading busybox didn't work and I'm all out of ideas...
by joebobfrank
Wed Mar 26, 2008 3:38
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: Updating kernel... help?
Replies: 35
Views: 2668

Re: Updating kernel... help?

Ok I succesfully downgraded busybox to a stable version and am trying linux-sabayon again. I will tell you how it goes in the morning. I've had enough of entering codes and looking stuff up on google for one day...
by joebobfrank
Wed Mar 26, 2008 3:35
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: Updating kernel... help?
Replies: 35
Views: 2668

Re: Updating kernel... help?

well after running gentoo sources my uname -a still shows up as sabayon 2.6.22... after doing the eselect and stuff.
by joebobfrank
Wed Mar 26, 2008 3:15
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: Updating kernel... help?
Replies: 35
Views: 2668

Re: Updating kernel... help?

>.< failed again, same errors. Do you think downgrading busybox would help?
by joebobfrank
Wed Mar 26, 2008 3:13
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: Updating kernel... help?
Replies: 35
Views: 2668

Re: Updating kernel... help?

Will do. Do you think you could post this bug for me? I really don't know what is relevant and what isn't... the results I posted are a little long...
by joebobfrank
Wed Mar 26, 2008 2:11
Forum: Sabayon Linux General Discussion
Topic: Updating kernel... help?
Replies: 35
Views: 2668

Re: Updating kernel... help?

Thank you, should I post fixes to my problems on the wikis?