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Ubuntu 14.04 PXE boot with initrd (initramfs) kernel panic [duplicate]

The short story is this (as I understand it): I can't boot ubuntu over LAN (PXE boot) with the help of initramfs without compiling my own kernel. As I see, the problem is this: network interface ...
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What is the cause of this kernel panic?

I've just set up a PXE boot server on Ubuntu 14 as it is described here https://help.ubuntu.com/community/DisklessUbuntuHowto. I have only remote access to the client server via KVM. The boot process ...
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Installed 14.04 Ubuntu desktop ..want to upgrade kernel [migrated]

Whenever I boot into this OS, Im encountering lot of bugs which are making the system unstable and stop functioning. I have frequently found this error bug soft lockup - cpu#0 stuck for 22s ...
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Centos kernel panic after yum update

It's my error grub.conf Previous kernel (2.6.32-358.el6.x86_64) also not loading, but without error, just show progress loading and stop on 100%. I see missing initramfs, i trying add it, but ...
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kvm hypervisor kernel panic

My kvm hypervisor had been running with 20+ vps guests for a few months. But a few days ago it went to kernel panic. There were no abnormal operation that I found would cause the problem, except that ...
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Migrate CentOS VM using LVM on IDE to run with VirtIO

I'm trying to migrate existing IDE-using, LVM-based CentOS 5.2 VMs to use virtio. The symptom is a kernel panic upon boot when the system can't find any volume groups. Does anyone know how to make ...
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CentOS 6.5 mdadm Raid 1 - Kernel Panic during raid data check

I have a brand new CentOS 6.5 install with two (mounted to /mnt/data) 1tb Western Digital Black drives in raid 1 with mdadm, configured via the installer. Unfortunately every now and again the entire ...
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Server crash : “unable to handle kernel paging request”

My fresh new Ubuntu webserver randomly crashes with the following error in the syslog. It doesn't respond anymore and I have to do a hard reboot. It happens almost one time a day. Server kernel is : ...
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Failing to mount root from ramdisk while PXE boot

I have a working TFTP/DHCP PXE boot environment where I've already booted some images successful. Now I built an CentOS 6.5 diskless image and this one is failing booting with the following error: No ...
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Java causing kernel panic

I'm running quite a lot of computations on Ubuntu 12.04 (3.8.0-35-generic), application is written in Java (Oracle 1.7.0_45-b18) on a server which has 12 AMD cores. Typically the computations uses 10 ...
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Why would a server lockup knock other servers off the network?

We have a couple dozen Proxmox servers (Proxmox runs on Debian), and about once a month, one of them will have a kernel panic and lock up. The worst part about these lock ups is that when it's a ...
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Linux oom situation

I have continous oom&panic situation unresolved. I am not sure system fills up all the ram (36GB). Why this system triggered this oom situation? I suspect it as related to lowmem zone in 32 bit ...
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Out-of-memory kernel (3.2.0) panic (Debian 7.3) even though offending process was killed

While attempting a backup of a pretty large folder (450G) to a 2TB drive that's in that server solely as a backup destination rdiff-backup (version 1.2.8 - last marked stable) caused a kernel panic. ...
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FreeIPA issue: after ipa1 server kernel panic, not switching to ipa2 failover server

Our setup is as follows. All machines are running under Centos 5.8. We have a gateway machine with a firewall, gw.example.com, through which all external traffic is funneled. Behind it we have 2 ...
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Permission denied when setting values in sysctl on Ubuntu 12.04

I am trying to configure my Ubuntu 12.04 VPS (OpenVZ) to reboot when it runs out of memory. To do this I have added following lines to my "/etc/sysctl.conf" file. vm.panic_on_oom = 1 kernel.panic = ...
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Dell PowerEdge 1950 strange reboot

I have Dell PowerEdge 1950 with debian which reboot without reason, and after reboot BIOS write that "previous shutdown was with error press f1 for continue". First of all, is it possible switch of ...
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Server hangs at “Shutting down loopback interface” on reboot

I'm having some trouble understanding what's going on with connecting one of our Xen hypervisors to our iSCSI SAN. Ever since we mounted our iSCSI targets, we've experienced hanging on reboots. This ...
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continous kernel EIP errors

I am getting the following error time to time. Process is different at each time. What do you think about the error? What do you suggest? Kernel is Linux version 3.5.3 (developer@devel) (gcc ...
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module scsi_wait_scan not found boot kernel panic after kernel update

I got troubles booting after kernel update: After upgrading kernel 3.10.4-1 to 3.10.5-1 or 3.10.6-1 the system is refusing to boot with module scsi_wait_scan not found error message. Then comes ...
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How to get a kernel panic count [closed]

Is there any way to check the number of kernel panic that happened on a system ? If not, any idea on how to do make this new functionality ? I would like to hear about an answer for most Unix-like ...
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Compiling kernel version >= 2.6.34 on CentOS 5: RAID set “ddf1_foo” was not activated?

I want to mount a Ceph FS on some CentOS 5 servers. Since the ceph-fuse failed with below errors: # ceph-fuse --no-fuse-big-writes -m 192.168.2.15:6789 /mnt/ceph/ ceph-fuse[7528]: starting ceph ...
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Debian server locked - find_busiest_group?

Just wondering if anyone sees any clues from the following screen shot as to what might have caused this server to lock up: This server also locked up 6 months ago, and I still have the screen shot ...
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Kernel panic during rsync

I am running OEL 6.4 (a RHEL clone), and rsyncing large files over ssh nightly. During the rsync, I regularly (most nights) get a kernel panic: Message from syslogd@cheshire at Mar 24 00:39:01 ... ...
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Custom Centos5 AMI kernel panic

I'm trying to build a Custom Centos 5 AMI on Amazon and during boot it kernel panics. I've spent almost a week on it and I can't figure out what's wrong. I've followed the following recipe: ...
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CentOS OpenVZ kernel panic when mounting ext4 truecrypt volume in nokernelcrypto mode

I am experiencing kernel panic when trying to mount a ext4 filesystem which itself resides on a truecrypt volume mounted using -m nokernelcrypto option. The system is CentOS 6.3, OpenVZ Kernel ...
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Server panic after configuring the memory usage for kdump

I tried to set up the kdump on my CentOS 5.8 system. I tried editing the /boot/grub/grub.conf and insert the line crashkernel=auto between the kernel and initrd entry. Then proceed on editing ...
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Debian server locked - does this console screen shot provide any clues?

I had a server lock up several months ago (actually it's almost been a year). At the time, I only had time to grab a screenshot of the kernel dump: The server has not locked up again, but I am ...
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Oracle Linux 6 kernel panic boot - anything I can do?

I'm running Oracle Linux 6 on a HP Proliant server. It's been running fine for the last week, but seemed slow earlier so the Oracle service was stopped. Rather than restart the service, I was asked to ...
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Kernel panic - not syncing: BRKADRINT

One of the machines on the network started beeping continuously and was unresponsive locally as well over the network. We shut it down keeping power pressed. Upon reboot, the boot stopped with Kernel ...
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Kernel Panic while compiling PHP

The server threw a 'kernel: Oops: 0000 [1] SMP' while compiling PHP 5.4.9. It crashed when I try it again just to make sure that it was the culprit. Other than that, the server works fine. Its ...
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Ext4 kernel panic

I'm getting such kernel panics: EXT4-fs error (device md2): ext4_ext_find_extent: bad header/extent in inode #97911179: invalid magic - magic 5f69, entries 28769, max 26988(0), depth 24939(0) ...
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How to log kernel panics without KVM

My server is crashing and I can't find an answer why. It all started after my datacenter upgrade RAM from 16 GB to 32 GB. I also found such logs in dmesg - they've started to show itself just before ...
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drivers/rtc/hctosys.c: unable to open rtc device (rtc0) after recompile on boot

After recompiling a new kernel on CentOS 6.3, using the same kernel I have been using on several other machines, I am getting a kernel panic on two machines. I get the following when trying to boot: ...
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OpenStack compute nodes kernel panic

I'm fairly new to the OpenStack world and have been working on getting our first cluster up and running. I've primarily been using this document http://wiki.debian.org/OpenStackPuppetHowto among ...
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How to get a kernel panic report

I have a server on datapipe clould. I am running ubuntu 12.04. My servers have been crashing in the sense that mmonit marks the server with a red dot and I cant ssh into the machine. This is due to ...
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md/raid:md2: cannot start dirty degraded array, kernel panic

After having made use of a remote power switch, my server did not come back online. When I went to the datacenter and reboot the computer on the spot I see the server booting (I see the centos ...
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Kernel Panic - not syncing: VFS: Unable to mount root fs on unknown-bloc(8,2)

I am a spanish speaker so excuse me for my bad english. I am learning how to compile slackware kernel, so I have downloaded linux-3.2.7.tar.bz2 from http://www.kernel.org Conditions: Slackware ...
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FreeNAS ZFS Kernel Panic

I'm running FreeNAS 8 and my computer had a hard reset from a power outage and now every time I try to boot I get the following error message: Error Message: panic: zfs_replay_acl_v0:898: unsupported ...
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Netconsole not working

I've gotten netconsole setup on a server that's been having a variety of kernel panics lately and I'm trying to log kernel messages to another server. I've tested netconsole after setting it up on the ...
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Sudden kernel panics on Linux server

A few days ago a server I manage had a panic, after 400+ days of uptime. I rebooted it and it worked for two days or so, then it hit an "oops: cpu#n stuck for 61s" for various values of n. Rebooted ...
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New kernel compilation on CentOS

I'm trying to compile and install kernel 3.2.9 for CentOS 5.6. I compiled new kernel and installed kernel modules: make && make modules_install I also created new initrd image: mkinitrd ...
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dirty degraded array, unable superblock, kernel panic

Machine: linux centos 5.4 with 2 hdds and raid 5 (yes, 3rd disk missing). Situation: all running fine (3rd disk missing) then a power off (system shut down itself when battery power ended). ...
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xen domU kernel panic with “alignment check” on 2.6.32-5-xen-amd64

I'm running 2.6.32-5-xen-amd64 on a domU with Debian stable and 6 vcpus. Without changing anything in the architecture 3 days ago it started throwing kernel panics on high load. I've researched online ...
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Issues debugging a kernel panic (custom kernel)

I'm looking to compile a custom kernel from the official source tree (kernel.org). The machine itself runs the latest stable RHEL kernel without issues but I can't seem to figure out why it's ...
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Server is crashing - kernel panic - screenshot

Can anyone decipher whats going on in this screenshot : http://i.imgur.com/pJ8FV.jpg My server keeps going down, my host rebooted it and took a photo of the monitor for me Server config: AMD 945 x4 ...
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Kernel Panic after Installation Issues with Ubuntu 10.04.3 LTS

Update 2 The installation from Update 1 was successful. Update 1 Just removed RAID10 from all six drives, and RAID10 configured only the first four devices. After doing so, the installation was ...
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Has anyone seen this kernel panic? What to do? (Ubuntu 10.04 LTS)

The last few weeks, we've been getting this kernel panic on one machine or another out of a cluster of 15, about one every four days. The machines are all running Ubuntu 10.04 LTS with Erlang R13B03; ...
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Setting the timeout for HP iLO VSP in order to catch kernel panic

So i have a server that has locked up twice recently. What i want to do is catch any kernel panic/oops written to the serial console. I can ssh in and start the VSP and i'm running my SSH session in ...
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Fedora 14 storage server intermittently unresponsive

I have a storage server which intermittently freezes, becomes non-responsive. Components: norco 4224 14 x 2TB Western Digital Green Asus p5q-e sli intel core 2 duo e6700 2 x Crucial Ballistix ...
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FreeBSD guests running on ESX hang without panic log

We have three servers running on a same ESX host, all virtual disks are from a remote SAN storage controller. These tree servers hanged and restarted several days ago, and it happened to the DB server ...