[CentOS] I do not love thee, kernel-3.10.0-693.2.2.el7.x86_64

Wed Oct 11 22:19:35 UTC 2017
Marcelo Roccasalva <marcelo-centos at irrigacion.gov.ar>

On Wed, Oct 11, 2017 at 6:30 PM, <m.roth at 5-cent.us> wrote:
> J Martin Rushton wrote:
> > On 11/10/17 19:28, m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:
> >> I've been having a lot of issues with video, for example. However, this
> >> one... I have a user with a Dell R730. I install kernel and kernel
> >> devel, and the rest of the full update, and rebooted.
> >>
> >> Nope. 100% kernel panic, right around the time it switches root. I even
> >> rebuilt the initramfs, nope.
> >>
> >> And speaking of kernel panics, has *anyone* ever considered that all the
> >> data dumped to the console during one results in NOT BEING ABLE TO READ
> >> ANYTHING BUT THE LAST 24 or less, mostly less, lines?
> >>
> >>       mark, frustrated, removed that kernel
> >
> > Ah, the good old days of running a VAXcluster with hardcopy consoles.
> >
> Smartass. I never had that.... But, really, what's the point of dumping
> many, many lines of data... when it cannot be read? Why not assume that
> it's going to happen on a normal terminal, and dump no more than 25
> 80-char lines? So the admin might maybe possibly have a clue as to what
> caused it?

mark, if you have kdump enabled, you can see the full log in
/var/crash (after next boot).


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