Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 468007
Openfiler 2.3 guest hangs during boot
Last modified: 2014-11-10 07:05:05 EST
Description of problem:
I attempted to install the OpenFiler 2.3 x86_64 ISO release in a KVM guest running on Fedora 9 x86_64 host
The installation completes without trouble, but the subsequent boot hangs. At first it will hang during IDE probe & eventually print a message about TSC being unstable - see attached screenshot.
If i configure & activate a serial console, then it hangs probing that instead.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
openfiler 2.3 x86_64
host kernel 184.108.40.206-86.fc9.x86_64
Steps to Reproduce:
1. virt-install --cdrom /root/openfiler%2F16340%2Fopenfiler-2.3-x86_64-disc1.iso --hvm --file /dev/HostVG/openfiler23 --ram 600 --name openfiler23 --vnc --accelerate -k en-us --network network:default
2. Go through installation
3. Wait for post-installation boot attempt
Created attachment 321133 [details]
Hang when serial port is enabled, but not used for console
Created attachment 321135 [details]
Hang when console configured for 'console=ttyS0 console=tty' in grub
The guest kernel openfiler 2.3 uses is 220.127.116.11-0.2.6.smp.gcc3.4.x86_64
I have lots of RHEL-5 guests on the same machine with work as expected.
Can't reproduce it here, Daniel
Do you have any other sort of info that might be helpful ? Anything suspicious in host dmesg?
Dan, does this happen in F11? If not, we should probably just close
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