Problem with bios A02 for PE2800 and grub
Matt_Domsch at dell.com
Wed Mar 9 07:46:01 CST 2005
On Wed, Mar 09, 2005 at 02:24:27PM +0100, Marc Cousin wrote:
> We received a bunch of PE2800 equipped with the new A02 bios.
> Since then, typing grub-install makes grub segfault. Of course, leaving the
> system not bootable ...
> When downgrading the bios to A01, the problem totally disappears...
> This is a very important problem to me, as we're using a mondo cd to install
> our servers, with a grub-install as one of the steps, and it means we cannot
> install a server with A02 bios.
> Is somebody aware of this problem ?
Sounds like NX is biting you. We haven't seen this on RHEL or
says use noexec=off (and from the description, noexec32=off should be
necessary too) kernel command line parameters.
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