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Old 06-16-2003, 03:32 AM   #1
bejamex
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startup hang after configuring kernel parameter


my redhat 7.2 hang during startup right after
configuring kernel parameter [ok]
i did a autopartition, minimum installation on my harddisk, booting
using grub (redhat7.2)
but the error still presist

can anybody tell me any kind of trick/tip that i should try on?
thank you

my spec
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amd k6-2 500mhz
128sdram
gigabyte ga5ax motherboard bios ver F4
st340014a seagate 40gb 7200rpm harddisk
planet 10/100 network card
8mb savage 3d display card
creative vibra 128
 
Old 06-16-2003, 04:05 AM   #2
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hmmm...
did you mean you just recompiled the kernel? and then installed it and rebooted? If so then i would guess that one of your new settings is meassed up. try booting with a rescue bootdisk and recompiling a new kernel or use the old one.
 
Old 06-16-2003, 04:17 AM   #3
bejamex
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sorry, i think i mess up something
ok start from beginning
i did a clean installation using auto partition option
install minimum software as i can
... installation sucess
... the computer startup
... the computer hang after the line
configuring kernel parameter [ok]
i disable dma bye linux ide=nodma, disable pnp in bios
but the problem still there
wonder why?
 
Old 06-16-2003, 04:21 AM   #4
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well i wish i knew more about the redhat startup process. if i were you i would find out what it does after configureing kernel parameter [ok]. that is probably the service that is messing things up i would guess. good luck
 
  


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