no boot after kernel update

Alexander Dalloz ad+lists at
Mon Dec 5 14:34:28 UTC 2005

Am Mo, den 05.12.2005 schrieb
joao.miguel.ferreira.19740720 at um 14:47:

> I have a problem: my system doesn't boot !!! That's notr good but you gotta keep
> a sense of humour.
> Last friday I updated simumtaneouslly the kernel (from 2.6.9-1.667 to
> 2.6.12-1.1381), glibc and perl packages.
> At reboot it seems to be unable to start apache (complaints about loading the
> perl module) then it starts some 2 or 3 services and then the boot process
> freezes (2 complete days... and no boot).

> jmf

Don't start Apache2 / httpd at boot time - during boot switch to
interactive mode when being asked to press "I/i". Then omit the httpd
start. When the machine is up update to the latest Perl update which
fixes the issue.


Alexander Dalloz | Enger, Germany | GPG 0xB366A773
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