Bug#666873: linux-image-3.2.0-2-amd64: kernel panics immediately on boot
On Sun, 2012-04-01 at 21:38 -0400, Kyle Girard wrote:
> On Apr 1, 2012 9:33 PM, "Ben Hutchings" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > On Sun, 2012-04-01 at 20:56 -0400, Kyle Girard wrote:
> > > Package: linux-2.6
> > > Version: linux-image-3.2.0-2-amd64
> > > Severity: critical
> > > Justification: breaks the whole system
> > >
> > > Dear Maintainer,
> > >
> > > I upgraded from 3.2.0-1 to 3.2.0-2 in unstable however the 3.2.0-2
> > > panics immediately after booting. 3.2.0-1 kernel still works. I
> > > installed 3.3.0-rc6 from experimental and it boots (wireless
> doesn't connect
> > > but that's another bug...) Unfortunately, since it panics so
> early in the boot
> > > I don't know how to give you more information.
> > Does the kernel parameter 'pcie_aspm=force' fix this?
> Yes, I am able to boot when I set that parameter. Thanks!
Well that's just a workaround for the bug which I suspected. The real
fix should be included in version 3.2.14-1 in a few days' time.
Reality is just a crutch for people who can't handle science fiction.