quiet boot option -> reboot on panic?
On Mon, 2011-03-28 at 00:44 +0200, Håkan Johansson wrote:
> I've struggled with a ASUS E35M1-M PRO (AMD fusion) motherboard that with
> soft-raid md resync and network load suddenly just reboots (within seconds
> of starting the tasks). There is no message or anything before the
> reboot. First seen with the installer, just reboot. Same thing with
> installed minimal system both with the squeeze 2.6.32-5-amd64 and
> 2.6.38-1-amd64 kernels. I've now finally tried to remove the 'quiet'
> option, and at least now I can see a panic message instead of an
> immediate reboot.
> Should 'quiet' make the panic become a sudden reboot?
No, it should not. But it could be that printing of the panic may
trigger another bug, depending on how many messages have been logged to
the console previously.
Once a job is fouled up, anything done to improve it makes it worse.