Kernels after 2.6.18-6 hang up on ACER Aspire with Athlon X2
On Fri, 2010-09-17 at 09:15 -0600, Hank J. van Leuvensteijn wrote:
> I've tried to find info on this problem, but don't know where to go. I
> need some help.
> I also don't know where else to ask this question, if there is a better
> place, please excuse my ignorance and point me there.
> My Aspire (desktop) with Athlon X2 4800+ hangs on boot after bringing up
> the second processor on all kernels newer than 2.6.18-6 whereas 2.6.18-6
> works fine, both processors up and sharing load etc.
2.6.18-6 surely isn't the real version; look in /proc/version.
> I don't know what other info you need to help me, so I would also very
> much appreciate some pointers there.
Run 'reportbug' to send a bug report. The package name will begin with
'linux-image-' followed by the upstream version number.
Please specify which newer versions you have tried.
Also attach a photo showing the last boot messages.
Once a job is fouled up, anything done to improve it makes it worse.