[U-Boot-Users] OT: Linux kernel booting problem (help me!!)

Wolfgang Denk wd at denx.de
Thu Jun 16 13:00:05 CEST 2005

In message <74499824050616031634e7f541 at mail.gmail.com> you wrote:
> Hi all,

You _know_ that you are off topic here and post anyway? Grrrrghhh...

Don't do this again, please.

> Kernel command line: root=/dev/nfs rw nfsroot= i> p=141.137
> .67.253:
> Warning: real time clock seems stuck!

Check this.

> Starting kswapd
> CPM UART driver version 0.01
> ttyS0 on SCC1 at 0x8000, BRG7
> ttyS1 on SCC2 at 0x8100, BRG1

Which sort of processor is this? A MPC8260 or so?

> Serial driver version 5.05c (2001-07-08) with no serial options enabled

Your kernel is misconfigured.

> Call backtrace:
> 00123238 C00FD5F8 C00F75CC C00039D0 C0007FD8
> Kernel panic: Attempted to kill init!
>  <0>Rebooting in 180 seconds..Machine check in kernel mode.

Did you decode the backtrace? No??? Why not???

You are supposed to do that before posting.

> did you ever verified somewhat like this?
> Any help/suggestion will be appreciated.

Remove CONFIG_SERIAL from your kernel configuration.

Best regards,

Wolfgang Denk

Software Engineering:  Embedded and Realtime Systems,  Embedded Linux
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