Maybe someone can help or give me a clue,
after installing online-updates from novell via yast including the new kernel 22.214.171.124-0.93.1(previously it was the SP4 stock kernel126.96.36.199-0.85.1), the server hangs just before showing the line: “RAMDISK Driver initialized”. There’s no message or crash, it just hangs forever.
The system runs on top of SLES11SP2 inside a KVM. When I restore this system to a VMware Workstation or natively on hardware it does boot. I played around with changing the configuration of the KVM, disabling virtio, changing amount of ram etc. But it does not boot. Even when I build a ReaR-CD from that system when running it inside a VM that ISO does not boot inside a KVM.
Is there a way to get more information why it hangs? A debug switch or something?
Thanks for help!