Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 72216
(SCSI AIC7XXX)2.4.18-10smp does not boot 2xppro/200 (440FX)
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:45:47 EDT
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Description of problem:
2.4.18-10smp does not boot 2xppro/200 (440FX) with integrated scsi Adaptec
AIC-7880U and add-on Symbios Logic (formerly NCR) 53c825.
2.4.18-5smp works fine.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
2.reboot (cold/warm, does not matter)
3.choose 2.4.18-5smp in grub
Actual Results: It starts booting but stops cold (requires power cycle) at:
Welcome to Red Hat
(it stops at "Hat" no "Linux" appear).
There is no any records for this boot in /var/log/messages
(it is on aix7xxx controller), which might suggest that scsi does not
Expected Results: Boots
The same kernel boots fine on a slightly newer computer (440GX)
2xPIII/500 with Adaptec AHA-2940U/UW/D / AIC-7881U add-on card.
Though the hard-drive is on ide and scsi is for zip/tape/cdrw
(everything appears to be working fine).
Since there is no problem with more recent kernels I suggest we close
this one down.