Bug#482101: PPC Installer Init generated signal 4 kernel panic
I can not duplicate this on any of my Power Mac machines.
It sounds like a hardware problem... Have you checked that all your
RAMs are firmly seated in their sockets?
On May 20, 2008, at 3:00 PM, Chao Cao wrote:
The installation CD will not boot, after loading the kernel, it
always fails at:
init has generated signal 4 but has no handler for it
Kernel panic - not syncing: Attempted to kill init!
Rebooting in 180 seconds..
and it dies
Boot method: CD
Image version: http://cdimage.debian.org/debian-cd/4.0_r3/powerpc/
Machine Model: Power Mac G4
CPU Type: PowerPC G4 (2.1)
Number Of CPUs: 1
CPU Speed: 867 MHz
L2 Cache (per CPU): 256 KB
Memory: 1 GB
Bus Speed: 133 MHz
Capacity: 57.27 GB