On Thu, Apr 12, 2007 at 05:49:05PM +0200, Daniel Kirsten wrote:
we discussed the following problem in march
>my compiled 2.6.20-1.2925 kernel does not boot.
>It hangs after unmounting the old proc and
>sys filesystems. However, I can still use
>Ctrl+Alt+Del to reboot.
>Maybe, the problem is related to Selinux.
>My compiled kernels 2.6.19-1.2895 and 2.6.19-1.2911
>worked fine, and I did not change the kernel
>The Fedora-kernels 2.6.19-1.2895, 2.6.19-1.2911 and
>2.6.20-1.2925 also work.
The same problem occured in 2.6.20-1.2933.
However, in a needle-in-the-haystick search, I solved the
problem by DISabeling the option
Compat VDSO support (COMPAT_VDSO)
That should only be necessary if you're running an ancient glibc.
(FC1 era). You can also boot with vdso=off in such situations.