Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 191758
no access to initlevel 5
Last modified: 2008-04-17 14:49:58 EDT
Description of problem:
after a new install of fc5 I can't log in X, neither with Gnome KDE or rescue
Adding acpi=off to the command line solves the issue.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
By turning off acpi in the kernel this looks like a kernel issue then,
reassigning to kernel component.
Read ya, Phil
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The bug is still there on the same computer with Fedora 7 on the same box. I can't upgrade to Fedora 8,
and I won't Install it from scratch because this box does NAT and DNS for my small network and I don't
want to reconfigure it.
Do you have the Xorg.log file from the failed attempt to start X?
As I tried to reproduce the bug today, I couldn't. I guess it was corrected in the last kernel
(18.104.22.168-80.fc7). Sorry I bothered you.
Nevertheless, on another box (2 dual core Xeons, fc8 and kernel 22.214.171.124.fc8) I get the messages:
ACPI: Wrong _BBN value, reboot and use option 'pci=noacpi'
ACPI: PCI CRS x overrides_BBN 0
four tlmes with x=1,2,3,4.
Besides this, everything is allright without rebooting with the option.
(In reply to comment #5)
> As I tried to reproduce the bug today, I couldn't. I guess it was corrected in
the last kernel
> (126.96.36.199-80.fc7). Sorry I bothered you.
> Nevertheless, on another box (2 dual core Xeons, fc8 and kernel 188.8.131.52.fc8)
I get the messages:
> ACPI: Wrong _BBN value, reboot and use option 'pci=noacpi'
> ACPI: PCI CRS x overrides_BBN 0
> four tlmes with x=1,2,3,4.
> Besides this, everything is allright without rebooting with the option.
That is almost certainly a buggy BIOS.
In any case, closing since the original bug is fixed.