Re: kernel 2.4.6/2.4.7 won't boot ASUS P2-99B

From: Daryl F (
Date: Sun Jul 22 2001 - 22:41:57 EST

Thanks for the suggestions. I should have thought of that first, but
downgrading the CPU didn't help. Turned out to be my use of old devfs
debug options in my lilo configuration when I hadn't configured the kernel
for them.


On Sun, 22 Jul 2001, Mark Hahn wrote:

> > I am at an impasse. I can't get kernel 2.4.6 or 2.4.7 to boot on my ASUS
> > P2-99B. 2.4.5 works fine. Right after I select the boot image from LILO,
> very mundane hardware, works for lots of other people.
> > message. The screen flashes like it has changed video modes, then the
> > system just reboots itself.
> what things do you have configured into your kernel?
> for instance, the framebuffer? ACPI?
> > three different compilers: GCC 2.95.2, GCC 3.0, and EGCS 1.1.2 since my
> > usual GCC 2.95.2 compiler has a caveat in the kernel documentation.
> including downgrading your CPU-related CONFIG to 386?

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