Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 805317
3.3 does not boot
Last modified: 2013-02-13 19:01:30 EST
Created attachment 571527 [details]
i recently tested kernel-3.3.0-2.fc16.x86_64 in my testserver-vm
sad to say but it does not boot, at the very beginning it hangs a long ime around syslog-brdige leading later in emergency-mode where i could start network.service (also with a lot of errors)
i was able to write a dmesg-output before hard-reboot
I suspect your problems begin here.
udevd: segfault at 24 ip 00007f20da195992 sp 00007fff353824c0 error 6 in udevd[7f20da191000+21000]
yes, but how comes that this does not happen with the 3.2 kernels?
sorry for the noise, after try the kernel on another virtual machine which worked, followed by 2 physical machines i have fucking no idea why, but after the following steps it does also on my testserver (remind: none of this steps was needed with the previous 3.2.x kernels)
* yum reinstall \*
* uncomment LVM, LVM+RAID10-combination and /tmp as BIND-mount
* upgrade kernel
the only thing what scares me is that 3.3.0-4.fc16.x86_64 is terrible slow at bott/shutdown (raising the boot time of a VM from 5 to 60 seconds, at shutdown i see all the unmount lines about /oldsys/.... which are normally a short flickering and now the system waits around 1 second for each simple action)
this behavior is also on other VMs and physical machines while virtual machines are really terrible slow here and on physical ones it is not sooo extremly
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