Re: kernel crashes on bootup

Pavel Machek (
Tue, 30 Sep 1997 10:44:56 +0200

> I've had a very interesting problem with kernels since 2.1.48 or so.
> I can't point at a single kernel version change that caused my problem
> because some kernels wouldn't compile, so...
> I have a Micron Pro Magnum PPro200 with an Adaptec 2940UW and a Future
> Domain TMC-1680. When the kernel goes to mount the root partition,
> immediately after the "Freeing [X]k of unused memory" message it dumps
> stack trace info onto the screen, at least two pages worth.
> I have a feeling that this behavior is related to the aic7xxx driver
> (which is compiled into the kernel in my case), but I'm not sure.
> Does anyone have any ideas?

I suspect wrong version of utilities used to compile kernel. Please
check. Twice. (Was known to cause exactly this).


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