Bug 850883

Summary: updates= does not work
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Mark Hamzy <hamzy>
Component: dracutAssignee: dracut-maint
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Priority: urgent    
Version: 18CC: dracut-maint, harald, jonathan
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Hardware: ppc64   
OS: Linux   
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Last Closed: 2012-08-29 14:30:11 EDT Type: Bug
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Description Mark Hamzy 2012-08-22 11:58:13 EDT
Description of problem:

Booting with the following command line:

linux vnc ip= ip= nameserver= bootdev=eth0 live.updates=http://chukar.rchland.ibm.com/updates-newui.img rd.debug

I am manually configuring both ethernet cards and trying to download an updates image.  Unfortunately, it fails with:
dracut-initqueue[630]: Warning: Could not boot.

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

The log file is at http://hamzy.fedorapeople.org/F18-boot-08222012-1.log
Comment 1 Mark Hamzy 2012-08-22 12:01:15 EDT
Created attachment 606317 [details]
rd.debug log file
Comment 2 Harald Hoyer 2012-08-23 03:23:14 EDT
might be related to bug 849672 which should be resolved now
Comment 3 Mark Hamzy 2012-08-23 17:12:11 EDT
This is not fixed by anaconda-18.6.1-1 and dracut-023-20.git20120823.fc18 using the Fedora 18 ppc iso located at http://ppc.koji.fedoraproject.org/stage/f18-20120823.1/ppc64/iso/Fedora-18-ppc64-DVD.iso .
Comment 4 Mark Hamzy 2012-08-27 10:26:33 EDT
boot: linux vnc ip= nameserver= bootdev=eth0 live.updates=
Entering emergency mode. Exit the shell to continue.
Type "journalctl" to view system logs.

dracut:/# ip addr
1: lo: <LOOPBACK,UP,LOWER_UP> mtu 16436 qdisc noqueue state UNKNOWN
    link/loopback 00:00:00:00:00:00 brd 00:00:00:00:00:00
    inet scope host lo
    inet6 ::1/128 scope host
       valid_lft forever preferred_lft forever
2: eth0: <BROADCAST,MULTICAST> mtu 1500 qdisc noop state DOWN qlen 1000
    link/ether 2a:0f:41:b7:3f:03 brd ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff
    inet brd scope global eth0
dracut:/# ip link set dev eth0 up
[  322.252489] ibmveth 30000003: eth0: h_register_logical_lan failed with -4
[  322.252504] ibmveth 30000003: eth0: buffer TCE:0x30000 filter TCE:0x40000 rxq desc:0x80006010000503d8 MAC:0x2a0f41b73f03
RTNETLINK answers: Machine is not on the network
Comment 5 Mark Hamzy 2012-08-29 14:30:11 EDT
This is fixed by a kernel patch found in 850883

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 852842 ***