Bug 518424 - init[1] segfault at .. rip .. rsp error4
Summary: init[1] segfault at .. rip .. rsp error4
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: mkinitrd
Version: 5.4
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: rc
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Assignee: Peter Jones
QA Contact: Release Test Team
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2009-08-20 11:36 UTC by Jóhann B. Guðmundsson
Modified: 2010-07-02 03:25 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2010-07-02 03:25:01 UTC

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Segfault in action.. (159.16 KB, image/png)
2009-08-20 11:36 UTC, Jóhann B. Guðmundsson
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Description Jóhann B. Guðmundsson 2009-08-20 11:36:26 UTC
Created attachment 358069 [details]
Segfault in action.. 

Description of problem:

Installing over network as soon as the image has been fetch over PXE and boots init segfaults - HW Sun Fire X4140

See attache picture for exact output of the segfault

Same thing happens with RHEL 5.3 but the odd thing is I manage to for some reason install 5.3 one time. 

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

What's ship with the 5.4 Beta on the DVD 

How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot the machine wait for it to boot after it has fetched vmlinuz and initrd img over PXE. 
Actual results:

Init segfaults

Expected results:

Installing proceeding as normal 

Additional info:

Comment 1 David Cantrell 2010-07-02 03:06:39 UTC
Please try with RHEL 5.5.  If the problem still happens, feel free to reopen the bug with new debugging information attached.

Comment 2 RHEL Product and Program Management 2010-07-02 03:25:01 UTC
Development Management has reviewed and declined this request.  You may appeal
this decision by reopening this request.

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