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Bug 109017 - Kernel locks up on boot
Kernel locks up on boot
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
x86_64 Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Dave Jones
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2003-11-04 09:00 EST by Justin M. Forbes
Modified: 2015-01-04 17:03 EST (History)
1 user (show)

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Fixed In Version: 2163
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Last Closed: 2004-02-04 15:14:07 EST
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Description Justin M. Forbes 2003-11-04 09:00:27 EST
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Description of problem:
kernel boots to:

Linux NET4.0 for Linux 2.4
Based upon Swansea University Computer Society NET3.039
Initializing RT netlink socket
Starting kswapd
VFS: Disk quotas vdquot_6.5.1
Journalled Block Device driver loaded
IA32 emulation $Id: sys_ia32.c,v 1.58 2003/05/09 17:21:17 ak Exp $
pty: 2048 Unix98 ptys configured
Serial driver version 5.05c (2001-07-08) with MANY_PORTS MULTIPORT
ttyS0 at 0x03f8 (irq = 4) is a 16550A
ttyS1 at 0x02f8 (irq = 3) is a 16550A
Real Time Clock Driver v1.10e
NET4: Frame Diverter 0.46
RAMDISK driver initialized: 16 RAM disks of 4096K size 1024 blocksize
Uniform Multi-Platform E-IDE driver Revision: 7.00beta4-2.4
ide: Assuming 33MHz system bus speed for PIO modes; override with

Then locks hard.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.install kernel
2.boot system

Actual Results:  system hard locks

Expected Results:  system boots normally

Additional info:

This is in the middle of the IDE probe.  Out of curiosity, I tried
patching the NForce3 IDE for DMA and ATA133.  We lock basically the
same place with this patch:
NFORCE3: IDE controller at PCI slot 00:08.0
NFORCE3: chipset revision 165
NFORCE3: not 100% native mode: will probe irqs later
AMD_IDE: Bios didn't set cable bits corectly. Enabling workaround.
AMD_IDE: PCI device 10de:00d5 (nVidia Corporation) (rev a5) UDMA133
 controller on pci00:08.0
    ide0: BM-DMA at 0xf000-0xf007, BIOS settings: hda:DMA, hdb:DMA
    ide1: BM-DMA at 0xf008-0xf00f, BIOS settings: hdc:DMA, hdd:DMA
Comment 1 Justin M. Forbes 2004-01-05 00:38:21 EST
After talking with mkj, recommend patch to add NF3 to ACPI blacklist,
AMD64 patches against FC1 kernel will move back into my priority list
once Test1 is out, and I will send this then.
Comment 2 Justin M. Forbes 2004-02-04 15:14:07 EST
2163 and later have the disable IO_APIC work around in place for NF3,
and VIA.  acpi=off is no longer required, and no oops on boot.

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