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    SubjectRe: kexec refuses to boot latest -mm
    On Fri, Dec 28, 2007 at 09:27:39AM -0500, Vivek Goyal wrote:
    > On Fri, Dec 28, 2007 at 06:15:32PM +0530, Dhaval Giani wrote:
    > > Hi Vivek,
    > >
    > > 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.
    > >
    > > Any hints debugging? (x86 architecture)
    >
    > I generally try few things.
    >
    > - Specify earlyprintk= parameter for second kernel and see if control
    > is reaching to second kernel.
    >
    > - Otherwise specify --console-serial parameter on "kexec -l" commandline
    > and it should display a message "I am in purgatory" on serial console.
    > This will just mean that control has reached at least till purgatory.
    >

    Ok, so it reaches till here. I get "I'm in purgatory" on the console.

    --
    regards,
    Dhaval


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