Bug 172862 - Kernel Panic during bootup
Summary: Kernel Panic during bootup
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: kernel
Version: 4.0
Hardware: ia64
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
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Assignee: Tom Coughlan
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-11-10 17:33 UTC by Firdos Ali
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:07 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2007-08-09 05:48:00 UTC

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Description Firdos Ali 2005-11-10 17:33:10 UTC
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Description of problem:
On boot up we get the following error.  This happened after the upgrade from Redhat ES version 3 to version 4

Redhat nash version starting
Mounted /proc filesystem
Mounting sysfs
Creating /dev
Starting udev
Loading scsi_mod.ko module
SCSI subsystem initialized
Loading sd_mod.do module
Loading jbd.do module
Loading ext3.do module
Mounting root filesystem
mount: error 6 mounting ext3
mount: error 2 mounting none
Switching to new root
switchroot: mount failed: 22
umount /initrd/dev failed:2
Kernel panic - not syncing: Attempted to kill init!

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Upon boot-up

Actual Results:  Get a kernel panic and system crashes

Expected Results:  Should have booted successfully

Additional info:

Comment 1 Dave Jones 2005-12-08 06:01:32 UTC
what type of disk controller do you have ?

Comment 3 Luming Yu 2007-08-09 05:48:00 UTC
I'm __not__ aware of any boot time issue with rhel 4.5 & 5 recently.
There is __no__ response since 2005-12-08, closing it ...

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