[lug] Etch AMD kernels not working

David L. Anselmi anselmi at anselmi.us
Fri Apr 4 17:48:58 MDT 2008

Gary Hodges wrote:
> [...] I tried both 2.6.18-6-k7 
> and 2.6.18-4-k7 with similar results.  When either of these kernels are 
> attempted, the boot process hangs at random places.  The machine is 
> currently operating with 2.6.18-6-486, though I'm just now noticing that 
> only one CPU is showing up with top.  There doesn't appear to be a SMP 
> option with the 486 kernels.

Can you be more specific about where it hangs?  Last time you had a 
"boot problem" it was init, not the kernel.  Do you get any error messages?

You can look at the bug reports for that kernel package.


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