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Title: Rogue kernel!
Post by: sedonix on 2017/04/10, 20:26:33
This kernel showed up yesterday out of the blue. Was it supposed to be released?
It quits with no screen and drops to a console prompt.

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System:    Host: sid2017 Kernel: 4.11.9-rc6-siduction-amd64 x86_64 (64 bit gcc: 6.3.0) Console: tty 1 dm: sddm,sddm
P:            Distro: siduction 17.1.0 Patience - xfce - (201703051904)
P: Machine:   Device: desktop System: Dell product: Inspiron 3650 v: X00 Chassis: type: 3
P:            Mobo: Dell model: 0C2XKD v: A01 UEFI [Legacy]: Dell v: 3.2.3 date: 04/25/2016
P: CPU:       Quad core Intel Core i5-6400 (-MCP-) cache: 6144 KB bmips: 21704
P:            clock speeds: min/max: 800/3300 MHz 1: 1871 MHz 2: 871 MHz 3: 820 MHz 4: 885 MHz

Title: Re: Rogue kernel!
Post by: towo on 2017/04/10, 20:41:15
Purge that kernel because it is

a) wrong versioned
b) experimental with cause
c) only for advanced users
d) now in the right version reuploaded

Btw, i can't do anything with a phrase like
It quits with no screen and drops to a console prompt.
If you want help testing, you should provide relevant infos like logfiles!
And btw, that is not a upgrade-warning, because this kernel does not come on regular dist-upgrade!
I move that thread.
Title: Re: Rogue kernel!
Post by: musca on 2017/04/10, 22:57:21
hello peeps,
the 4.11.0-rc6 (from extra/experimental) works for me with my plain old intel hardware.

@sedonix, a little typo in the version number doesnt make it a "rogue" kernel.
And I still don't understand how you got it installed without consent.
But hey, every excitement is welcomed during the freeze ...