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Bug 230869 - F7T2 libata null pointer kernel crash
Summary: F7T2 libata null pointer kernel crash
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 230318
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel
Version: rawhide
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Kernel Maintainer List
QA Contact: Brian Brock
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-03-04 00:50 UTC by Andy Burns
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2007-03-07 19:33:50 UTC

Attachments (Terms of Use)
screen photo (deleted)
2007-03-04 00:50 UTC, Andy Burns
no flags Details

Description Andy Burns 2007-03-04 00:50:05 UTC
Description of problem:

Booting from live CD, kernel crashes during libata device probing

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


How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. boot from live CD
Actual results:

null pointer boom, see attached

Expected results:

Additional info:

machine is Dell D800 laptop, has run FC1/2/3/4/5/6 OK

disk devices present
PATA 2.5" hard drive
PATA DVD reader/CD rewriter
1GB lexar CF card in PCMCIA adapter

Comment 1 Andy Burns 2007-03-04 00:50:05 UTC
Created attachment 149196 [details]
screen photo

Comment 2 Andy Burns 2007-03-04 01:16:39 UTC
Turns out the offending drive is the CF in the PCMCIA adapter, removing that
allows booting, not yet tried hot-plugging it back in when F7 is running.

Comment 3 Alan Cox 2007-03-07 19:33:50 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 230318 ***

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