Bug#630031: linux-image-2.6.39-2-686-pae: Kernel boots, but dmesg contains kernel bug trace
Frank McCormick wrote:
> Well since then I have never been able to get a PAE kernel to boot so I am
> using the last kernel which will boot --- 2.6.38-2-686 #1 SMP
3.0.0-1-486 should also work, for what it's worth.
> I have pretty much given up on the PAE versions as the developers don't seem
> too interested.
> I am running an Intel dual-core cpu 2.8 mhz...with PAE support but
> PAE kernels won't boot.
No, that is obviously interesting. So it seems this is PAE-specific
--- good to know. Could you attach a copy of /proc/cpuinfo and kernel
logs from booting 3.0.0-1-686-pae (which should fail) and 3.0.0-1-486
(which should succeed) from sid?