Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 495120
[UEFI Test Day] System will hang if GRUB is unable to allocate kernel memory at 1MB.
Last modified: 2010-06-28 07:46:29 EDT
Description of problem:
While trying to load the kernel, GRUB will attempt to allocate memory at 1MB. If this request is denied by the firmware (most likely because that memory is already allocated to a boot service), GRUB will fail and the system will hang.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
Attempt to load BootX64.efi with something else located at 1MB (could be allocated by another small shell app).
System loads kernel image and initial ramdisk; boots to installer.
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 11 development cycle.
Changing version to '11'.
More information and reason for this action is here:
Same symptoms as in #496134 - could this bug be the cause?
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