2.6.38 kernel not booting
glgxg at sbcglobal.net
Sun Jul 17 01:16:13 UTC 2011
On 07/16/2011 01:32 PM, Jens Müller wrote:
> I have problems with the 2.6.38 kernel which was installed with Ubuntu
> Only the 2.6.35 from before the release upgrade to 11.04 works.
> The problem with (two versions of) 2.6.38 is: After I choose it from the
> grub menu, there is only a blue screen (not a bluescreen, but the same
> blue). Dunno why, or where it comes from. I'd have thought the grub
> config including all the nice graphic config would be installed
> everytime I run update-grub.
> 2.6.35 has a graphical display asking me for the password.
> My /boot/grub/grub.cfg is at http://paste.ubuntu.com/645514/.
> My /etc/default/grub is at http://paste.ubuntu.com/645517/
> Maybe the initrd of 2.6.38 is somehow broken - like, if it cannot handle
> LVM or RAID or crypt, it of course won't work. But I have no idea how to
> debug this.
> Any hints?
Can you boot to recovery mode on the 2.6.38 kernel & run the dpkg
option? See if that corrects anything.
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