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Bug 86287 - Kernel Panic booting phoebe-3 bootdisk.img
Summary: Kernel Panic booting phoebe-3 bootdisk.img
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 84785
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda-images
Version: 9
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jeremy Katz
QA Contact: Mike McLean
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-03-18 22:27 UTC by Konstantin Ryabitsev
Modified: 2008-01-17 17:49 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 18:52:14 UTC

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Description Konstantin Ryabitsev 2003-03-18 22:27:21 UTC
Description of problem:
I am seeing a kernel panic when booting bootdisk.img from the very last phoebe.
This box is a VIA Cyrix processor, which installed 7.3, 8.0, and previous
phoebes prefectly well.

The kernel panic occurs at the point where it checks for WP.

"Checking if this processor honours the WP bit even in supervisor mode...Unable
to handle kernel paging request at virtual address c0000000," after which the
usual stack trace follows.

Here are bits from /proc/cpuinfo for this box:

vendor_id: CentaurHauls
cpu family: 6
model: 7
model name: VIA Ezra
stepping: 8

Any ideas?

Comment 1 Konstantin Ryabitsev 2003-03-19 01:30:55 UTC
Found the dupe. Simple query sucks. :)

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 84785 ***

Comment 2 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 18:52:14 UTC
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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