Cent OS 5.5 x64 does not boot on certain AMD-based servers. Following error is displayed:Code: 8b 72 40 48 8d 4c 24 1c 48 8b 7a 20 ba c4 01 00 00 e8 5f 77 RIP  cpuid4_cache_lookup+0x256/0x356 RSP CR2: 000000000040Kernel panic — not syncing: Fa..
all,We have 2 LTO5 drives in a Quantum Scalar i500. Within a years time, we have gone through 4 drives total and luckily we are on support. We catch the problem by doing 2 verifies on the archives; a full virtual restore were the entire tape(s) ..
We just got in a few server-class drives. Theyre Seagate Constellations, 3TB. I went to partition and format, and did a mklabel gpt in parted.Ooops. It claims Sector size (logical/physical): 512B/512B After data sheet that doesnt tell me, and a l..
I tried to upgrade one users system, a Dell Optiplex GX620, and yum got a GPF. After *much* grief, I finally gave up, and rebuilt the system. Or, rather, Im trying to. First problem: I did a minimal install from the graphical installer – I dont k..
Ok. I run several linux distros via vmware on top of my windows 7 machine. Currently have an Ubuntu 32-bit 10.4 guest for work. An Ubuntu 11.10 64-bit for misc stuff. Also an OEL 6.2 guest running an oracle database.I just installed CentOS 5.6 32-..
Fixed the network issue by removing the net udev rule, somehow that was causing the network no to come up. Disabled iscsid since its not needed and added did echo 0 > /proc/sys/kernel/hung_task_timeout_secs to fix the megaraid is..
I have an old dell 2450 that was running kernel 2.6.18-308.1.1.el5 I then upgraded it via yum to 2.6.18-308.1.1.el5. Now when the server boots to the new kernel, 2.6.18-308.1.1.el5 it hangs on starting iSCSI and the weird thing is when I tried..
I looked at the BIOS and found the following where the pseudo MAC address is from:Planar Ether 1 MAC Address: E4:1F:13:77:16:5F ============> This is shown in ifconfig eth0Planar Ether 2 MAC Address: E4:1F:13:77:16:60 ============> This is sh..