Subject : kexec refuses to boot
Submitter : Dhaval Giani <email@example.com>
References : http://lkml.org/lkml/2008/1/3/294
Handled-By : Vivek Goyal <firstname.lastname@example.org>
I can't seem to get the latest -mm (2.6.24-rc6-mm1) to boot with
kexec. It just gets stuck at "Starting new kernel".
It does boot normally when booted as the first kernel.
I went ahead and did the bisect, and
Author: H. Peter Anvin <email@example.com>
Date: Sat Jan 5 13:27:04 2008 +0100
is the first bad commit.
I believe this was fixed by H Peter Anvin in a follow up patch.
I think found it : commit cf8fa920cb4271f17e0265c863d64bea1b31941a