> Can you please provide some more info such as .config file you used to build kernel?
attached and also available at http://kuszelas.eu/~eyck/config-2.6.24
> Maybe something else specific you have done/configured?
can't recall anything exotic, with the same config and clean 2.6.24
machine boots OK.
At first I though that the problem was with 'video=791',
but after changing this it looks like it restarts right after trying to
init processor 0. I ain't got rs232 in this machine, and I don't know what
other way could catch that boot sequence (I think netconsole initializes
Key fingerprint = 40D0 9FFB 9939 7320 8294 05E0 BCC7 02C4 75CC 50D9
Total Existance Failure