Lucid 2.6.32-20-generic crashes on ThinkPad T43

Glenn Holmer shadowm at
Wed Apr 14 16:33:54 UTC 2010

On Wed, 2010-04-14 at 06:59 -0600, Karl Larsen wrote:
> On 04/13/2010 06:21 PM, Glenn Holmer wrote:
> > When I took the Lucid update that included 2.6.32-20-generic, on my
> > laptop (ThinkPad T43) I found that the machine would not boot; the
> > kernel failed immediately with a stack trace.  The other four machines
> > I've installed it on have been fine.
> >
> > Anybody else seen anything like this?  How do you report a bug that
> > crashes before the machine boots?
> >
> >    
>      Both my laptop and my big computer are running the new kernel with 
> no change. Your problem sounds more like a problem with some certain 
> type of computer.

Isn't that what I said...?

The laptop did boot with the -20 kernel when I edited the GRUB command
line for the kernel to include "acpi=off".  In any case, it works fine
with the latest updates (with the -21 kernel and without "acpi=off").

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Glenn Holmer (Linux registered user #16682)

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