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Re: [alpine-devel] Re: Cannot mount root filesystem with latest vanilla kernel

From: Isaac Dunham <ibid.ag_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:42:19 -0700

On Mon, Sep 15, 2014 at 09:57:15PM -0700, Isaac Dunham wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 15, 2014 at 12:35:09PM -0700, Isaac Dunham wrote:
> >
> > Well, ran into more problems:
> > - on the second boot, the problem reappeared.
> > - I chrooted in, purged linux-vanilla, exited, umounted the root
> > partition, ran e2fsck -p (which fixed several isssues with "deleted
> > inodes"), ran e2fsck -cckv, which reported no bad blocks or other
> > issues, remounted & chrooted, installed linux-vanilla, ran
> > apk fix mkinitfs,
> > exited, umounted, ran sync; sync; sync;
> > and rebooted to find that the issue was still there.
> >
> > Most modules are giving me complaints about missing symbols or bad
> > symbol versions.
>
> Well, I installed the latest from the 3.0 repo, which is to say I
> downgraded from kernel 3.14.18 (in edge) to 3.14.17, and everything worked.
>
> So I'm fairly conviced that there's a bug or miscompile in 3.14.18.

Definitely bug in 3.14.18:
alpine build of 3.14.17: works
local build of 3.14.17: works
alpine build of 3.14.18: does not work
local build of 3.14.18: does not work

I still don't know what the cause is, though.

Thanks,
Isaac Dunham


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Received on Tue Sep 16 2014 - 16:42:19 UTC