Bug#571035: [Daily built 23. Aug 2010] Kernel freezes at boot
On Sat, 18 Sep 2010, Holger Wansing wrote:
> As this does not boot, I tried again a new installation, and forced to
> add ide_generic to the initrd, and that works! The machine boots fine
> with ide_generic.
> But as this is an obsolete driver, you may not be interested in info
> about this.
I am not sure which image you use infact,
but a recent image should not have ide-generic on it.
As your box is now bootable, can you please update to latest Lenny
and let us know the boot progress with 2.6.32-5-486.