Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 845720
System fails to boot after kernel upgrade to 220.127.116.11
Last modified: 2013-07-31 17:52:45 EDT
Description of problem:
Followuping online update which upgraded kernel from vmlinuz-3.4.6-2.fc17.x86_64 to vmlinuz-3.5.0-2.fc17.x86_64 the system no longer boots.
Following messages occur at end of boot log (interrupted by reset)
Aug 3 20:43:43 rita abrtd: Directory 'ccpp-2012-08-03-20:43:43-924' creation detected
Aug 3 20:43:43 rita abrt: Saved core dump of pid 924 (/usr/bin/Xorg) to /var/spool/abrt/ccpp-2012-08-03-20:43:43-924 (9748480 bytes)
Aug 3 20:43:45 rita abrtd: Duplicate: core backtrace
Aug 3 20:43:45 rita abrtd: DUP_OF_DIR: /var/spool/abrt/ccpp-2012-08-03-20:41:10-1020
Aug 3 20:43:45 rita abrtd: New problem directory /var/spool/abrt/ccpp-2012-08-03-20:43:43-924, processing
Aug 3 20:43:46 rita kernel: [ 28.198576] [drm] nouveau 0000:01:00.0: Failed to idle channel 1.
Aug 3 20:43:48 rita kernel: [ 30.196276] [drm] nouveau 0000:01:00.0: 0x2634 != chid: 0x00100001
Aug 3 20:43:48 rita kernel: [ 30.196380] [drm] nouveau 0000:01:00.0: PFIFO: unknown status 0x00000100
Aug 3 20:43:50 rita kernel: [ 32.192960] [drm] nouveau 0000:01:00.0: PFIFO - playlist update failed
Aug 3 20:43:53 rita systemd: plymouth-quit-wait.service operation timed out. Terminating.
Aug 3 20:43:53 rita kernel: [ 35.188580] [drm] nouveau 0000:01:00.0: Failed to idle channel 2.
Aug 3 20:43:55 rita kernel: [ 37.186302] [drm] nouveau 0000:01:00.0: 0x2634 != chid: 0x00100002
Aug 3 20:43:55 rita kernel: [ 37.186406] [drm] nouveau 0000:01:00.0: PFIFO: unknown status 0x00000100
Aug 3 20:43:57 rita kernel: [ 39.182986] [drm] nouveau 0000:01:00.0: PFIFO - playlist update failed
Aug 3 20:43:57 rita abrt: File '/usr/bin/plymouthd' seems to be deleted
Aug 3 20:43:57 rita systemd: Unit plymouth-quit-wait.service entered failed state.
Aug 3 20:43:57 rita abrt: Saved core dump of pid 218 (/usr/bin/plymouthd) to /var/spool/abrt/ccpp-2012-08-03-20:43:57-218 (17829888 bytes)
Aug 3 20:43:57 rita abrtd: Directory 'ccpp-2012-08-03-20:43:57-218' creation detected
Aug 3 20:43:57 rita abrtd: Executable '/usr/bin/plymouthd' doesn't belong to any package
Aug 3 20:43:57 rita abrtd: 'post-create' on '/var/spool/abrt/ccpp-2012-08-03-20:43:57-218' exited with 1
Aug 3 20:43:57 rita abrtd: Corrupted or bad directory /var/spool/abrt/ccpp-2012-08-03-20:43:57-218, deleting
Aug 3 20:43:58 rita kernel: [ 39.791079] [drm] nouveau 0000:01:00.0: PFIFO: unknown status 0x00000100
Aug 3 20:44:00 rita kernel: [ 41.787657] [drm] nouveau 0000:01:00.0: PFIFO - playlist update failed
Aug 3 20:44:00 rita kernel: [ 41.814222] [drm] nouveau 0000:01:00.0: PFIFO: unknown status 0x00000100
Aug 3 20:44:02 rita kernel: [ 43.810715] [drm] nouveau 0000:01:00.0: PFIFO - playlist update failed
Aug 3 20:44:05 rita abrtd: Directory 'ccpp-2012-08-03-20:44:05-1115' creation detected
Aug 3 20:44:05 rita abrt: Saved core dump of pid 1115 (/usr/bin/Xorg) to /var/spool/aAug 3 20:46:01 rita kernel: imklog 5.8.10, log source = /proc/kmsg started.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): 18.104.22.168
How reproducible: always
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Power on system
Error message above, does not get to login prompt
System boots normally
Graphics card Asus ENGTX560 Ti DC2/2DI/2GD5
I have the same issue here. I can boot normally with kernel 6.4.6-2.fc17.x86_64. I have two kernel updates using yum update. In both, I get the error listed above. The error occurs with nouveau driver (and my nVidia cards). If I use the kmod-nvidia driver, it fails, but with a completely different error message.
Just installed fedora 17, kernel 3.5.1-1 and I'm getting this crap on first boot
with GTX 560Ti graphics card
here's a log
When starting the X server it looks weird and then dies, repeating forever
I managed to install kmod-nvidia and it's working
I have the same problem, sort of. I'm running Fedora 17, and an nVidia GT 520 video adapter. My problem started after the update to kernel 3.5.2-3. I saw this link:
Which brought in these as well:
After that my system boots OK. If I had to guess, I would think that the older kmod-nvidia-3.5.2-1.fc17.x86_64-304.37-1.fc17.1.x86_64 was not sufficient to boot. I don't know why the newer "-3" version of the package didn't get installed when the system updated.
I hope this helps someone...
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