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

From: Isaac Dunham <>
Date: Mon, 15 Sep 2014 21:57:16 -0700

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.

Isaac Dunham

Received on Mon Sep 15 2014 - 21:57:16 UTC