Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 143278
2.6.9-1.681_FC3smp hangs on P4 HT laptop
Last modified: 2015-01-04 17:14:14 EST
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Description of problem:
When booting into smp, the system performs some operations and then
while loading the acpi, cups .
we can still hide/show the booting details for some time (indicating
some activity at the back) and then the system hangs.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.boot into smp mode
Created attachment 108834 [details]
kernel messages dump
it seems that i can't use smp image at all which i was very
sucessfully able to use with previous kernel.
the system hangs prior to getting a login prompt
Similar situation for 2.6.9-1.667 FC3
System boots up. At the process of starting KDE, GNOME or XFce the
system freezes. No mouse move, no Ctrl-Alt-... working. Only po ssible
to turn off machine to reboot. Non-smp works fine.
On four different machines, three of them quite simple config (only
K. Anagnostopoulos, email@example.com
PIV@3.0GHz, M/B ASUS P4C800-E Deluxe, DVD-ROM NEC DV-5800 ATAPI, ATI
Radeon 7000 64MB AGP port, HD WD SATA80GB
Linux het1.physics.ntua.gr 2.6.9-1.667 #1 Tue Nov 2 14:41:25 EST 2004
i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux
An update has been released for Fedora Core 3 (kernel-2.6.12-1.1372_FC3) which
may contain a fix for your problem. Please update to this new kernel, and
report whether or not it fixes your problem.
If you have updated to Fedora Core 4 since this bug was opened, and the problem
still occurs with the latest updates for that release, please change the version
field of this bug to 'fc4'.