Bug 89732 - Installer hangs when loading aic7xxx module
Installer hangs when loading aic7xxx module
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Arjan van de Ven
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2003-04-26 22:37 EDT by Einer Petersen
Modified: 2007-03-27 00:03 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-05-14 14:09:39 EDT
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Dump from dmidecode per Release notes (14.47 KB, text/plain)
2003-04-26 22:40 EDT, Einer Petersen
no flags Details

External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2003:172 normal SHIPPED_LIVE : Updated 2.4 kernel fixes security vulnerabilities and various bugs 2003-09-05 00:00:00 EDT

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Description Einer Petersen 2003-04-26 22:37:55 EDT
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Description of problem:
This is a known issue detailed in the release notes for RedHat 9.
Specifically, the Intel 440GX+ chipset APIC issue.  I am submitting the
DMIDECODE dump, as requested in the release notes, in the hope that some form of
fix can be achieved so that I can updrade to RedHat 9.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
RedHat 9

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install the CDROM and attempt to boot

Actual Results:  Kernel loading stopped when attempting to load the AIC7xxx module

Expected Results:  Normal boot to install software.

Additional info:

Submitting DMIDECODE dump as requested in release notes for RedHat 9.  I need
this upgrade in order to keep my system current, available and secure.  This is
a domain mail server!
Comment 1 Einer Petersen 2003-04-26 22:40:06 EDT
Created attachment 91315 [details]
Dump from dmidecode per Release notes
Comment 2 Mark J. Cox 2003-04-27 06:57:26 EDT
Removing security status: previous distributions are secure when kept up to date
with errata.
Comment 3 Arjan van de Ven 2003-04-30 09:00:53 EDT
will add for an erratum
Comment 4 Arjan van de Ven 2003-05-14 14:09:39 EDT
An errata has been issued which should help the problem described in this bug report. 
This report is therefore being closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files, please follow the link below. You may reopen 
this bug report if the solution does not work for you.


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