Bug 621344

Summary: Unable to boot new kernel for fedora 13
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Michael D Parker <mdpctd>
Component: kernelAssignee: Kernel Maintainer List <kernel-maint>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Priority: low    
Version: 13CC: anton, dougsland, gansalmon, itamar, jonathan, kernel-maint, madhu.chinakonda, mdpctd
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Hardware: x86_64   
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Description Michael D Parker 2010-08-04 19:31:52 UTC
Description of problem:

Recent yum upgrade from kernel results in failure to reboot.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Static -- does it all the time.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. use yum to update kernel to kernel
2. NOTE: kernel package has been erased and installed several times with 
3.       same results.
Actual results:

On the console you see the following message with basically nothing before it:

WARNING: Deprecated config file /etc/modprobe.conf, all config files belong into /etc/motprobe.d
dracut: FATAL: osr: Cannot find parameter file /tmp/osr.nodeid.  This parameter is required and not set.
dracut: Refusing to continue

Signal caught!

Boot has failed, sleeping forever.

Expected results:
I'd expect a good reboot.

Additional info:
No problems at any previous kernel level

Comment 1 Michael D Parker 2010-08-04 19:41:22 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 621001 ***