Will try doing that netconsole, as soon as I figure it out. Anyway, both 2.6.24 and 2.6.25 kernels do this; it gets stuck at this stage:
Originally Posted by mlau
... and just loops the same errors. Already tried fiddling with my SATA controller settings in BIOS from the default native IDE to AHCI to RAID, but to no avail. Trying to load Hardy produces the same errors as well. As I said, the 2.6.22 and 2.6.23 kernels work fine on this same system, and I have already tried compiling a full kernel with minimal configuration and compiling with my original .config from the Gutsy kernel.
ata1.00: failed to IDENTIFY (I/O error, err_mask=0x4)
ata2.00: failed to IDENTIFY (I/O error, err_mask=0x4)