What was the exact error message that you got on the panic?
Also, does the promise controller do write caching?
On Mon, 2002-05-20 at 15:10, Michael Wahlbrink wrote:
> on my 'new' linux-box i've set up an linuxfromscatch system with xfs as
> root fs on an promise ide raid controller (using /dev/ataraid/dXpY). I
> use the kernel 2.4.18 with the xfs 1.1 patch.
> Often after a (obviously clean) shutdown I have problems with booting
> into my system. I get a kernel panic saying thast there is something
> wrong with the log of the xfs filesystem. Than I must reboot with my old
> SCSI disk and run xfs_repair (often with the -L option ;-( ) to get the
> system running again.
> Some hints what's wrong there? And how to get a working xfs-system
> without emergency partition ?
Eric Sandeen XFS for Linux http://oss.sgi.com/projects/xfs
sandeen@xxxxxxx SGI, Inc.