[coreboot] Kernel Panic with coreboot on Tails Linux

Jonathan Neuschäfer j.neuschaefer at gmx.net
Fri Mar 3 03:43:44 CET 2017

On Fri, Mar 03, 2017 at 02:28:01AM +0100, i1w5d7gf38keg at tutanota.com wrote:
> Hardware: Gigabyte G41M-ES2L. coreboot-4.5-1083-g6295b8a57a
> How to reproduce:
> Download Tails: https://tails.boum.org/torrents/files/tails-i386-2.10.torrent
> dd to a usb-drive. Start coreboot and choose inside of seabios the usb-drive. Let it boot, shut it down. The shutdown would at the end create a kernel panic - or at least the capslock and the scroll-led on a PS2 keyboard are flashing.
> Serial output of coreboot stops as usual at the point when the kernel starts. So no usefull logfiles from crash.

You can tell the kernel to also log to the serial port by specifying
"console=ttyS0" on the kernel command line. Maybe you can see the panic
message if you do that.

Jonathan Neuschäfer

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