Kernel 2.6.15-1.2041 panics on boot.

Clyde E. Kunkel clydekunkel7734 at
Sun Mar 12 15:39:40 UTC 2006

Clyde E. Kunkel wrote:
> Steven Haigh wrote:
>> On Mon, March 13, 2006 1:50 am, Clyde E. Kunkel wrote:
>>> Steven Haigh wrote:
>>>> Kernel: kernel-2.6.15-1.2041_FC5
>>>> Arch: i686
>>>> System: AMD Sempron 2800+
>>>> Panic message:
>>>> Switching to new root
>>>> switchroot: new root mount point expected
>>>> Kernel Panic - not syncing: Attempted to kill init!
>>>>  [<c011a312>] panic+0x3e/0x170    [<c011cec2>] do_exit+0x71/0x6c8
>>>> [<c0145fc9>] do_munmap+0x184/0x19e    [<c011d59d>]
>>>> sys_exit_group+0x0/0xd
>>>>  [<c0102bc1>] syscall_call+0x7/0xb
>>> Could this be the policycoreutils problem in:
>> I don't believe so, as I have the initrd files etc in /boot. Everything
>> looks good in that respect.
> No initrd was just the symptom, the symptoms changed with rawhide of 
> 3/11/06, but the problem with policycoreutils remained.  Currently 
> trying an install of today's (3/12/06) rawhide.  Will report back shortly.

OK, successful clean net install with today's rawhide.  Were you doing 
an install or upgrade?  I think you are Down Under and was wondering if 
you got the latest rawhide if you were doing a net install?


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