Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 540075
Cannot boot after clean install
Last modified: 2015-08-31 23:53:33 EDT
Description of problem:
After installing over netowrk using F12 DVD as source and rebooting the laptop cannot boot
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. After upgrade - reboot
Booting process starts okay, FS checks perform and interactive startup goes. Once Applying microcode update starts system reboots over and over
Normal boot process
resolved by entering single user mode and removing /etc/init.d/mictocode_ctl
After that the system boots as expected.
This is probably some quirck with the exact hardware because I have another laptop that is in the same family CPU (Celeron M) but did not faced such issue with it at all and used the same install mehod. I am not sure how to get the smaolt details but this is the cpu info from proc
processor : 0
vendor_id : GenuineIntel
cpu family : 6
model : 13
model name : Intel(R) Celeron(R) M processor 1.40GHz
stepping : 8
cpu MHz : 1400.000
cache size : 1024 KB
fdiv_bug : no
hlt_bug : no
f00f_bug : no
coma_bug : no
fpu : yes
fpu_exception : yes
cpuid level : 2
wp : yes
flags : fpu vme de pse tsc msr pae mce cx8 sep mtrr pge mca cmov clflush dts acpi mmx fxsr sse sse2 ss tm pbe nx up bts
bogomips : 2788.52
clflush size : 64
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