Bug 139749 - Kernel 2.6.9-1.3_FC2 does not boot on Dell Optiplex GX270
Kernel 2.6.9-1.3_FC2 does not boot on Dell Optiplex GX270
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 139674
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Dave Jones
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2004-11-17 15:41 EST by David Mirly
Modified: 2015-01-04 17:12 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-11-17 17:24:19 EST
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Description David Mirly 2004-11-17 15:41:44 EST
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Description of problem:
up2date prompted me to install this new kernel so I did.

The system is a Dell Optiplex GX270 with a Pentium IV 2.8 gHz CPU
and 120 gig SATA drive.  The BIOS rev. is A02. 

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install kernel-2.6.9-1.3_FC2 via up2date
2. Attempt reboot into new kernel

Actual Results:  everything looks good until  right after the line:

Red Hat nash version 3.5.22 starting

I get:

Kernel Panic - not syncing: VFS: unable to mount root fs on

Additional info:
Comment 1 Dave Jones 2004-11-17 17:24:19 EST

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 139674 ***

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