Kernel 2.6.12-1.1387 hang up at "setting up hostname"

Alan Cox alan at
Sun Jul 17 21:24:33 UTC 2005

On Sad, 2005-07-16 at 15:43 +0100, Timothy Murphy wrote:
> > So I think this IS a kernel issue and it is a kernel issue with some
> > certain CDROM formats?
> Sorry to be rude, but why not take the CD out while booting?

There is indeed a kernel bug in the FC4 kernel with certain kinds of
error handling. I am 100% certain of this because its my bug 8(. The fix
is in testing, in the mean time install without the audio CD and upgrade
once the new kernel is pushed

"We apologise for the inconvenience"


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