Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 224360
automatic reboot on boot with kernel-2.6.19-1.2895.fc6
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:54 EST
Description of problem:
"yum update" on my Centrino notebook installed kernel-2.6.19-1.2895.fc6
In the middle of the boot process, the system switches to runlevel 6 and reboots.
The previous kernel-2.6.18-1.2869.fc6 boots fine.
My inittab says:
I tried to use parameter "3" on the kernel boot line, but that didn't have an
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
2. automatic reboot
3. goto 1
This is the exact location where the system switches to runlevel 6:
starting NFS statd
starting RPC idmapd
Init -> switching to runlevel 6
shutdown RPC idmapd
shutdown NFS statd
Unfortunately this notebook does NOT have a serial port, so I can not provide a
Do you have any idea what I could try to find out what triggers the automatic
According to the kernel changelog this bug got fixed.
And indeed, I confirm the bug is fixed for me with release 2.6.19-1.2911.fc6