[CentOS] Panic / EL6 / KVM / kernel-2.6.32-754.2.1.el6.x86_64
isdtor at gmail.com
Thu Aug 30 08:54:08 UTC 2018
Leon Fauster via CentOS writes:
> Since the update from kernel-2.6.32-754.2.1.el6.x86_64
> to kernel-2.6.32-754.3.5.el6.x86_64 I can not boot my
> KVM guests anymore!? The workstation panics immediately!
> I would not have expected this behavior now (last phase of OS).
> It was very robust until now (Optiplex Workstation). I see some KVM
> related lines in the changelog.diff. Before swimming upstream:
> Does some one have problems related to KVM with kernel-2.6.32-754.3.5.el6.x86_64 ??
Yes, the exact same thing happened here, and I suspect it is related to older cpus that don't get any Spectre/Meltdown updates.
Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E3110 @ 3.00GHz
This is a dual-core cpu of similar vintage to yours (can we have a model #?), pre-2010.
There goes a cheap and reliable VM dev machine :-/
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