Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 17334
RH6.2 won't boot on new Athlons
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:58 EDT
RH6.2 kernel turns uses an option that causes a panic on boot on new
(slot A Thunderbird).
The problem is caused by the disable CPUID option. Strangely, it's turned
in the kernel that's on the RH6.2 ISO, but if you get the standard RH6.2
kernel source, it's
off by default.
Rebuilding my kernel from the source with just the default options fixes
Unfortunately, only very experience Linux users will be able to get the
so they are able to rebuild the kernel - so I hope you guys will offer an
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 17207 ***