Ubuntu kernel 2.6.15-21-686/386

Russell Cook bike_oz at yahoo.com.au
Tue Apr 25 03:10:54 UTC 2006


Yes 2.6.15-21-386 caused me grief as well. I could boot, but my scsi
drives weren't recognised. So I had my IDE HDA drive but not scsi. I
went back to 2.6.15-20-386 and all is well.


On Mon, 2006-04-24 at 18:56 -0700, Randy Forston wrote:

> >> I upgraded my Dapper Beta desktop last weekend, and the latest
> >> kernel, (Ubuntu, kernel 2.6.15-21-686), will not boot!
> >> 
> >> 
> >> 
> >> Kernel starts loading
> >> 
> >> 
> >> "Mounting the root file system..."
> >> 
> >> "Waiting for root file system..."
> >> 
> >> 
> >> I wait for around 3+ minutes, then I'm dropped to a shell, with the
> >> error message; 
> >> 
> >> 
> >> "Unable to find volume group "Ubuntu""
> >> "ALERT! /dev/mapper/Ubuntu-root does not exist. Dropping to shell!"
> >> 
> >> 
> >> ...which then starts BusyBox and leaves me at the prompt.
> >> 
> >> Error messages state that the Volume Group can't be found.
> >> (Nothing to do with the splash screen).
> >> 
> >> 
> >> Am I the only one affected?
> >> 
> -------------------------------
> > 
> > 
> > 
> >    Nope. 2.6.15-21-686 won't boot on my machine. It grinds to a halt
> > at Loading Hardware Drivers. I have filed bug reports. The 386 kernel
> > boots fine after a slight pause waiting for dma on hda. - -- 
> > Cheers
> > 
> > Frank
> -------------------------------
> 
> Interesting.....
> 
> Earlier I tried the 2.6.15-21-386 kernel as well.
> 
> Same result as the 686, on my machine.
> I also filed a bug report. It's #41191.
> 
> 
> Regards,
> Randy
> 
> 


Kind Regards Russell
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