Bug 119555 - kernel 2.4.20-30.9 smp hangs during boot in a Dual-Xeon
Summary: kernel 2.4.20-30.9 smp hangs during boot in a Dual-Xeon
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
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Version: 9
Hardware: i686 Linux
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Assignee: Arjan van de Ven
QA Contact: Brian Brock
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Reported: 2004-03-31 12:51 UTC by Paulo Sedrez
Modified: 2007-04-18 17:05 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-09-30 15:41:51 UTC
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Description Paulo Sedrez 2004-03-31 12:51:32 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686) Gecko/20040319 Galeon/1.3.7

Description of problem:
Kernel update 2.4.20-30.9smp hangs during boot, 2.4.20-30.9 (UP) runs
OK. Stock kernel 2.4.20-8smp works ok. Tested 2.4.20-24.9smp,
2.4.20-27.9smp, 2.4.20-28.9smp, all hang.

The system is configured with root LVM over MD (software RAID1 -
mirror) and hangs during vgscan (from initrd).

Machine: Dual-Xeon @3.2 MHz, 2GB RAM, 2xHD 120GB Seagate ATA.
MotherBoard: SuperMicro X5DPA-GG


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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot
2. Wait
3. Weep

Actual Results:  System hang, no activity

Expected Results:  Find the logical volumes, complete the boot process

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Comment 1 Bugzilla owner 2004-09-30 15:41:51 UTC
Thanks for the bug report. However, Red Hat no longer maintains this version of
the product. Please upgrade to the latest version and open a new bug if the problem

The Fedora Legacy project (http://fedoralegacy.org/) maintains some older releases, 
and if you believe this bug is interesting to them, please report the problem in
the bug tracker at: http://bugzilla.fedora.us/

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