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Bug 81139

Summary: System crashes/hangs after start up
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: P.V.B.P.SARMA <sarmapvbp>
Component: kernelAssignee: Arjan van de Ven <arjanv>
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX QA Contact: Brian Brock <bbrock>
Severity: medium Docs Contact:
Priority: medium    
Version: 8.0CC: michael
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Hardware: i686   
OS: Linux   
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Description Flags
The comments that appear after pressing dmesg from terminal window none

Description P.V.B.P.SARMA 2003-01-06 03:06:00 UTC
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.1; YComp

Description of problem:
The system keeps crashing/hanging after start up within a few minutes of start 
up or during the start up itself. Unable to find an application responsible 
for it.

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.While i start the system itself it hangs or crashes

Additional info:

Comment 1 Michael Lee Yohe 2003-01-06 16:59:27 UTC
Component == kernel

What do you mean "my system crashes"?  If you do "dmesg" from a terminal or
console, does a bunch of kernel related information pop up at the end of the

Comment 2 P.V.B.P.SARMA 2003-01-18 17:42:11 UTC
Created attachment 89434 [details]
The comments that appear after pressing dmesg from terminal window

Comment 3 P.V.B.P.SARMA 2003-01-18 17:46:43 UTC
what i mean by sytem crash is that the computer freezes and i should manually 
restart the system. I have added the message i got when i gave the command 
dmesg in the terminal. I should keep restarting the system for about 3-4 times 
(observation) before i could use the operating system for a while.

Comment 4 Ngo Than 2003-02-15 16:42:49 UTC
It should be kernel issue. moving to kernel

Comment 5 Bugzilla owner 2004-09-30 15:40:22 UTC
Thanks for the bug report. However, Red Hat no longer maintains this version of
the product. Please upgrade to the latest version and open a new bug if the problem

The Fedora Legacy project ( maintains some older releases, 
and if you believe this bug is interesting to them, please report the problem in
the bug tracker at: