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Old 12-09-2007, 01:11 PM   #1
Mithuna
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RHEL7 Cannot complete boot process


I have RHEL 7, was working fine. The version is: 2.6.20-2931.fc7xen

Something went wrong when the Package Updater was running. After about 10 mins, the entire system froze. I waited another 10-15 mins. Nothing was happening (hard drive was idle) and screen still frozen. I held down the power button to force a shutdown. When i try to boot now, i get an error and cannot complete the boot process:

While loading shared libraries: libselinux.so.1: cannot open shared object file: Input/output error.
Kernel Panic: not synching: Attempted to kill init!

Any suggestions?
 
Old 12-09-2007, 01:21 PM   #2
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I would first of all use a live cd of some kind, then mount and chroot into redhat and attempt to fix the selinux .rpm package

edit: maybe it just needs 'ldconfig' to be run to fix the linked libraries

Last edited by Tuttle; 12-09-2007 at 01:22 PM.
 
  


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