6.2-RC1 em(4) issue - freezes during CD boot
freebsd at chrisbuechler.com
Fri Dec 15 08:27:40 PST 2006
Jack Vogel wrote:
> Since its often the case that a kernel you rebuild is NOT the same as the
> one install ends you with it might be a good test to go ahead,
> redefine em
> back into the kernel and see if THAT new kernel hangs. Just be SURE and
> keep this other kernel available to boot up again :)
Well I ran cvsup prior to doing this, so it's not a perfect test case
(i.e. it's not the src that the 6.2-RC1 CD installed). But after
building and installing a new world and GENERIC kernel from a cvsup on
RELENG_6_2 from yesterday, the box boots fine and detects the em card
properly during boot without freezing.
I can test future 6.2 RC's or the final release and let you know if I'm
still seeing the same issue if you'd like.
Thanks for your help!
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