Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 169339
hang while loading network modules.
Last modified: 2015-01-04 17:22:11 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.10) Gecko/20050909 Fedora/1.0.6-1.2.fc4 Firefox/1.0.6
Description of problem:
Installation of FC4 x86_64 and Rawhide(260905) x86_64 via NFS are successful, so the network interface does work but when the machine is restarted for the first time and the lines
Starting udev: [ OK ]
Intializing hardware....storage network
are displayed, at which point it hangs and will not progress any further.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install FC4 or Rawhide
Actual Results: On first boot the system wouldn't progress past initializing the network harware.
Expected Results: The network hardware should be initialized so the installation can be completed.
Created attachment 119291 [details]
output of lspci -v command
hrmph, we've yet to do a release where some broken module hasn't caused this.
usually I ask the reporter to modify /etc/rc.d/rc.sysinit so that the
load_module() function has a
just before the modprobe line.
sometimes this shows us the bogus module, sometimes it makes the problem hide.
Lets hope your case is the former..
I installed a more recent build of Rawhide and this problem no longer occurs.