Bug 623701 - Fedora 13 doesn't boots up under 2.6.35 kernel KVM
Summary: Fedora 13 doesn't boots up under 2.6.35 kernel KVM
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: qemu   
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Version: 13
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Justin M. Forbes
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2010-08-12 14:51 UTC by Michal Fojtik
Modified: 2013-01-09 11:38 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2011-06-28 14:40:13 UTC
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2.6.35 kernel config (74.00 KB, text/plain)
2010-08-12 14:55 UTC, Michal Fojtik
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Description Michal Fojtik 2010-08-12 14:51:30 UTC
Description of problem:

After updating kernel on my Gentoo machine to 2.6.35, my Fedora 13 installation on KVM doesn't boots up. After I start it under virt-manager, it just shows black screen with underscore.
I tried to hit F1 key and I get into GRUB menu. Then after I removed quite boot params, it behave same. (no boot messages, anything). QEMU-kvm seems draining CPU on host machine.
Then I reinstalled Fedora 13 from scratch. Installation was OK but after reboot it behave same...

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

Kernel 2.6.35
Fedora 13

How reproducible:

Install F13 on KVM (2.6.35/-r1). Reboot.

Steps to Reproduce:

1. Update to 2.6.35 kernel
2. Install F13 on KVM
3. Reboot

Comment 1 Michal Fojtik 2010-08-12 14:54:39 UTC
Oh, I forgot mention, that when I reboot to 2.6.35 it works normally. Of course I have kvm and kvm-intel modules included in kernel.

Comment 2 Michal Fojtik 2010-08-12 14:55:36 UTC
Created attachment 438461 [details]
2.6.35 kernel config

Comment 3 Michal Fojtik 2010-08-12 14:58:03 UTC
QEMU command (grabbed from libvirt log):

LC_ALL=C PATH=/bin:/sbin:/usr/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/local/sbin:/bin:/sbin:/usr/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/usr/local/sbin:/opt/bin HOME=/home/mfojtik USER=root QEMU_AUDIO_DRV=none /usr/bin/qemu-kvm -S -M pc-0.12 -enable-kvm -m 512 -smp 1,sockets=1,cores=1,threads=1 -name fedora13 -uuid 9b4fbda4-820b-d53b-21ba-c7262425ea99 -nodefaults -chardev socket,id=monitor,path=/var/lib/libvirt/qemu/fedora13.monitor,server,nowait -mon chardev=monitor,mode=readline -rtc base=utc -boot c -drive file=/var/lib/libvirt/images/fedora14.img,if=none,id=drive-virtio-disk0,boot=on,format=raw -device virtio-blk-pci,bus=pci.0,addr=0x4,drive=drive-virtio-disk0,id=virtio-disk0 -drive if=none,media=cdrom,id=drive-ide0-1-0,readonly=on -device ide-drive,bus=ide.1,unit=0,drive=drive-ide0-1-0,id=ide0-1-0 -device virtio-net-pci,vlan=0,id=net0,mac=52:54:00:38:dc:16,bus=pci.0,addr=0x5 -net tap,fd=40,vlan=0,name=hostnet0 -chardev pty,id=serial0 -device isa-serial,chardev=serial0 -usb -device usb-tablet,id=input0 -vnc -k en-us -vga cirrus -device AC97,id=sound0,bus=pci.0,addr=0x6 -device virtio-balloon-pci,id=balloon0,bus=pci.0,addr=0x3 
char device redirected to /dev/pts/2

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