kernel panic during software update after clean install of leopard

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  1. jowima macrumors newbie

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    I recently did a clean install of leopard and during the automatic software update, I recieved this panic

    Mon Aug 18 22:37:43 2008
    panic(cpu 0 caller 0x2A78E6B4): "ATA Device recovery
    failed\n"@/SourceCache/IOATABlockStorage/IOATABlockStorage-200.1.8/IOATABlockStorageDriverV2.cpp:2325
    Latest stack backtrace for cpu 0:
    Backtrace:
    0x0009AD18 0x0009B6BC 0x00029DC4 0x2A78E6B4
    0x2A78E8D4 0x2A42B0E8 0x2A42B81C 0x2A42ECF8
    0x2AA3D170 0x2AA3E0DC 0x2A42EAF0 0x2A42E774
    0x2A42E704 0x003566B8 0x2A42E6AC 0x2A4354C0
    0x2A429BAC 0x2A78E624 0x2A78E748 0x2A78E8D4
    0x2A42B0E8 0x2A42B81C 0x2A42ECF8 0x2AA3D170
    0x2A42EF20 0x2A4351D8 0x2AA3D1A0 0x2A42EE24
    0x2A4360B0 0x0003F8D8 0x000AFE54
    Kernel loadable modules in backtrace (with
    dependencies):

    com.apple.driver.AppleKauaiATA(1.2.1f4)@0x2aa3b000->0x2aa3ffff
    dependency:
    com.apple.iokit.IOPCIFamily(2.4)@0x242e8000
    dependency:
    com.apple.iokit.IOATAFamily(1.7.3f1)@0x2a428000

    com.apple.iokit.IOATABlockStorage(2.0.0)@0x2a78b000->0x2a79dfff
    dependency:
    com.apple.iokit.IOStorageFamily(1.5.2)@0x2a72e000
    dependency:
    com.apple.iokit.IOATAFamily(1.7.3f1)@0x2a428000

    com.apple.iokit.IOATAFamily(1.7.3f1)@0x2a428000->0x2a439fff
    Proceeding back via exception chain:
    Exception state (sv=0x24472000)
    PC=0x00000000; MSR=0x0000D030; DAR=0x00000000;
    DSISR=0x00000000; LR=0x00000000; R1=0x00000000;
    XCP=0x00000000 (Unknown)

    BSD process name corresponding to current thread:
    kernel_task

    Mac OS version:
    9A581

    Kernel version:
    Darwin Kernel Version 9.0.0: Tue Oct 9 21:37:58 PDT
    2007; root:xnu-1228~1/RELEASE_PPC

    Can anyone explain this?

    Thanks
     
  2. IJ Reilly macrumors P6

    IJ Reilly

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  3. jowima thread starter macrumors newbie

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    orginally did an upgrade install and started to have problems with apps not responding and freezing
     
  4. IJ Reilly macrumors P6

    IJ Reilly

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    Nothing wrong with upgrade installs.

    It sounds like you have a hardware issue, which is the most common cause of kernel panics. Have you upgraded the RAM?
     

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