Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 209602
Tyan K8SE (S2892) Fails to Boot after Kernel U/G
Last modified: 2015-01-04 17:28:56 EST
Description of problem:
Default Kernel with FC5 - 2.6.15-1.2054_FC5 works fine...
YUM -y install kernel
brings system to 2.6.17-1.2187_FC5 which shows
Then I never see the next boot message... Let me know what I need to do to get
some more / better logging information for you... I've also tried compiling my
own 2.6.18 kernel and it fails the same way...
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Load specified HW, FC5, Update Kernel, Reboot
Failed to boot
Motherboard - Tyan Thunder K8SE S2892 V2.00
RAM - 4Gb
Video - ATI RAGE XL on motherboard
Processors - (2) AMD Opteron 250 2.4Mhz
HDD - 70Gb SATA
A new kernel update has been released (Version: 2.6.18-1.2200.fc5)
based upon a new upstream kernel release.
Please retest against this new kernel, as a large number of patches
go into each upstream release, possibly including changes that
may address this problem.
This bug has been placed in NEEDINFO state.
Due to the large volume of inactive bugs in bugzilla, if this bug is
still in this state in two weeks time, it will be closed.
Should this bug still be relevant after this period, the reporter
can reopen the bug at any time. Any other users on the Cc: list
of this bug can request that the bug be reopened by adding a
comment to the bug.
In the last few updates, some users upgrading from FC4->FC5
have reported that installing a kernel update has left their
systems unbootable. If you have been affected by this problem
please check you only have one version of device-mapper & lvm2
installed. See bug 207474 for further details.
If this bug is a problem preventing you from installing the
release this version is filed against, please see bug 169613.
If this bug has been fixed, but you are now experiencing a different
problem, please file a separate bug for the new problem.
Please update the status to fixed! The new Kernel has indeed fixed the
problem.. my mb now boots successfull...