If you're experiencing this same issue in 2020, read on: Root Cause This kernel panic issue was caused by the WiFi driver used in firmware versions 0.1.x Resolution Upgrading the Omega's firmware will resolve this issue. All firmware released March 2018 and later (version 0.2.0 and up) use a completely overhauled and much more stable wifi driver. Use the bootloader and web recovery mode to install the latest firmware. See this guide for more details: http://docs.onion.io/omega2-docs/Firmware-Flashing-Web-Recovery.html