Bug 134936 - Kernel panic with kernel-smp-2.4.21-20.EL on a Dell PowerEdge 1650
Summary: Kernel panic with kernel-smp-2.4.21-20.EL on a Dell PowerEdge 1650
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
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Version: 3.0
Hardware: i686 Linux
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Assignee: Tom Coughlan
QA Contact: Brian Brock
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Reported: 2004-10-07 12:15 UTC by Michael Shehan
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2004-12-20 20:56:44 UTC
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Kernel panic screen shot (62.67 KB, image/gif)
2004-10-07 12:42 UTC, Michael Shehan
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External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHBA-2004:550 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Updated kernel packages available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 Update 4 2004-12-20 05:00:00 UTC

Description Michael Shehan 2004-10-07 12:15:21 UTC
Description of problem: Kernel panic: 
Fatal exception on every boot with kernel-smp-2.4.21-20.EL.

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

How reproducible: Every boot.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. reboot with kernel-smp-2.4.21-20.EL selected.
Actual results:
Code: 8b 04 c5 84 ea 83 f8 c3 8d b6 00 00 00 00 8b 44 24 04 8d 04
Kernel panic: Fatal exception

Expected results:
Clean boot with no kernel panic.

Additional info:
Dell PowerEdge 1650 

Have no problems booting with kernel-smp-2.4.21-15.0.4.EL.

Comment 1 Michael Shehan 2004-10-07 12:42:32 UTC
Created attachment 104889 [details]
Kernel panic screen shot

Kernel panic screen shot.

Comment 2 Tom Coughlan 2004-10-07 20:33:35 UTC
This problem occurs on certain HW/FW/os combinations.  See BZ 131703.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 131703 ***

Comment 3 Ernie Petrides 2004-10-07 20:57:58 UTC
A fix for this problem was committed to the RHEL3 U4 patch
pool on 28-Sep-2004 (in kernel version 2.4.21-20.13.EL).

Comment 4 John Flanagan 2004-12-20 20:56:44 UTC
An errata has been issued which should help the problem 
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being 
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files, 
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report 
if the solution does not work for you.


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