Re: Upgrade to 2.6.32-5-amd64 failing miserably
martin f krafft wrote:
> also sprach lrhorer <firstname.lastname@example.org> [2011.02.02.1044 +0100]:
>> How could I assemble the arrays manually when the system
>> won't boot?
> At the busybox command line.
> The command output you provided is from the 2.6.32-3-amd64 kernel.
> I need you to provide me with this output after trying to boot the
> 2.6.32-5-amd64 kernel. Since it fails to assemble the arrays, it
> will not be able to mount the root filesystem. Hence it will drop
> you into a shell. The message
> /bin/sh: can't access tty; job control turned off
> just says that there is no real tty. But busybox should still start
> and let you type commands.
No, that's the whole point. It locks up. It doesn't just launch the
BusyBox shell, awaiting a command. It doesn't respond to the keyboard.
I thought I made that clear when I said, "...hangs completely." If
that weren't the case, I could have investigated further myself.
Without a responding system, though, and no way to save logs, I'm