Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 85948
Kernel freeze while booting on AMD Duron
Last modified: 2005-10-31 17:00:50 EST
Description of problem:
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):188.8.131.52
How reproducible:By booting from SD or boot-disket
Steps to Reproduce:
Actual results:kernel freeze
Expected results:Boot and install RH 8.0
Additional info:MB PCchips M825LR, CPU AMD Duron 1200MHz
what's the last thing that gets printed ?
Bootloader loads initrd and vmlinuz, but when it comes to the point:
enabling ExtINT on CPU#0
ESR value before enabling vector: 00000002
it just freeze.
Same happened when I try to boot debian 3.0 Woody with experimental 2.4 kernel!
can you try passing 'noapic' as kernel option (assuming this is the installer
linux append noapic
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