Re: nslu2 unstable upgrade broke boot
On Tue, Mar 22, 2011 at 11:04, Joey Hess <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Upgraded my nslu2 to unstable and it no longer boots. I don't have the
> cable here to see console, so all I can tell is the kernel seems to
> boot, initramfs may try to mount root (flashes briefly), and all leds
> then remain off forever.
> This upgrade did not change the kernel which remains at 2.6.32-5-ixp4xx,
> but it did update the initrd, apparently triggered by a changed udev.
I did an upgrade from squeeze to unstable on my test NSLU2. During the
upgrade, the kernel was upgraded to 2.6.38-1-ixp4xx (Debian 2.6.38-1)
(did you specially hold the kernel version back at 2.6.32-5-ixp4xx?).
Booting fails with the following messages:
Begin: Running /scripts/init-bottom ... done.
/init: exec: line 303: run-init: Unknown error 7402476
[ 8.917709] Kernel panic - not syncing: Attempted to kill init!
[ 8.923827] [<c0033640>] (unwind_backtrace+0x0/0xf0) from
[ 8.932284] [<c027ca70>] (panic+0x58/0x18c) from [<c004864c>]
[ 8.940036] [<c004864c>] (do_exit+0x74/0x6a8) from [<c0048d0c>]
[ 8.948389] [<c0048d0c>] (do_group_exit+0x8c/0xc0) from
[ 8.957242] [<c0048d50>] (sys_exit_group+0x10/0x1c) from
The only thing I can find on the web that seems related is
Hopefully, somebody more knowledgeable than me will understand the problem.
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