[arch-general] [signoff] kernel26 126.96.36.199-1 (BUG - x86_64 Fails to Boot - see closed bug 20918)
David C. Rankin
drankinatty at suddenlinkmail.com
Sun Oct 31 17:00:58 EDT 2010
On 10/31/2010 12:55 AM, Tobias Powalowski wrote:
> Upstream update. This package is NOT in testing (2.6.35 currently
> resides there), but at:
> please signoff for both arches.
Updated an x86_64 box to 188.8.131.52-1 and the boot hangs at the very start with
the following error:
Booting 'Arch Linux on Archangel'
Filesystem type is ext2fs, Partition type 0x83
Kernel /vmlinuz26 root=/dev/mapper/nvidia_baacca_jap5 ro vga=794
Error 24: Attempt to access block outside partition
Press any key to continue...
This is the same boot problem we have seen with 4 out of 6 of the past new
kernel releases. This is the same issue reported in closed bug 20918. It looks
like there has been a regression. All of the information in bug 20918 is current
for this box. Let me know what else you need and if you want me to reopen the
P.S. kernel26-lts-184.108.40.206-2-x86_64 boots just fine as does suse 11.
Downgrading to kernel26-220.127.116.11-1-x86_64 fixes the problem, so the issue is
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