[CentOS] CentOS 6.0: panic installing i386 on old Acer Desktop

Sun Oct 16 21:05:31 UTC 2011
Rilindo Foster <rilindo at me.com>

No ideas yet, but let me ask this: if you boot into rescue mode mode with a CentOS 6 disk, what happens if you were modify partitions and format the file systems within the shell? 

It would be interesting to see if you were to get a kernel panic at that point or not.

 - Rilindo Foster

On Oct 16, 2011, at 2:46 PM, "William L. Maltby" <CentOS4Bill at triad.rr.com> wrote:

> On Sun, 2011-10-16 at 14:28 -0400, William L. Maltby wrote:
>> <snip>
>> I tried, based on *old* memories, adding kernel arguments of noapic and
>> nolapic (IIRC). Still no joy.
>> <snip>
> Amazing what brainstorms hit after you click "send". Unfortunately, the
> thoughts didn't help.
> I tried again using the kernel parameters from the CentOS 4.8 grub
> kernel parameters that still work.
> ide0=ata66 ide1=ata66 hdc=ide-cd lapic
> AFAICT, same results.
> TIA,
> Bill
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