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    SubjectRe: reboot/kexec in 2.6.38
    Cyril Hrubis <> writes:

    > Hi!
    >> > I got report that  reboot/kexec does not work in recent kernels.
    >> >
    >> > I tried both kexec and reboot in 2.6.38, and it worked ok. Maybe
    >> > config issue?
    >> I think it's config issue. Never heard of this.
    > I've seen that on my zaurus a month or two ago. When kexeced to pxa-linux-2.6
    > then tried to kexec again. The last thing I've seen was Bye on the framebuffer
    > console and the machine freezed.

    The basic kexec code has been stable and solid for a long time so kexec
    failures are almost always hardware interaction problems.

    Someone not stopping dma, or someone not putting the hardware in a state
    that the next kernel can figure out how to initialize it.

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