Bug 156878 - x86_64 kernel wrongly adds "console=tty0" to the end of /proc/cmdline
x86_64 kernel wrongly adds "console=tty0" to the end of /proc/cmdline
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
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x86_64 Linux
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Assigned To: Dave Jones
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2005-05-04 17:10 EDT by Peter Jones
Modified: 2015-01-04 17:19 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-07-05 15:54:44 EDT
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Description Peter Jones 2005-05-04 17:10:02 EDT
Description of problem:

On x86_64, the kernel wrongly adds "console=tty0" to the end of /proc/cmdline .

Although I doubt if it's even remotely sane to add this at all, it needs to at
least add it to the _beginning_ of the list -- otherwise, "init=/bin/bash" and
similar situations break, because the arguments after init= are passed on to the
init program.  It'll then exit because of bogus command line arguments, and
you'll get a panic.
Comment 1 Dave Jones 2005-05-10 15:51:33 EDT
wierd. I wonder why it adds it.
I'll have a poke around and see if I can find out why.
Comment 2 Dave Jones 2005-06-27 19:22:52 EDT
Mass update of -test bugs to update version to fc4.
(Please retest on final release, and report results if you have not already done
so).

Thanks.

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