PC randomly freezes after 4.x upgrade to 6.x. How to disable
nate at root.org
Tue Apr 10 18:07:14 UTC 2007
John Baldwin wrote:
> On Friday 06 April 2007 02:43, Ilmars Virpa wrote:
>> I upgraded my customer's FreeBSD from 4.x to 6.x series, but now the
>> PC ranodmly freezes (at least once in 24h) and needless to say
>> customer is very angry. I guess it could be related to ACPI (because
>> I've changed almost every part of hardware) so I want to disable it,
>> but how?
>> "ACPI can be disabled with the acpiconf(8) utility."
>> But I somehow don't see any option in acpiconf(8) how to disable ACPI.
>> http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/acpi-debug.html says:
>> "hint.apic.0.disabled="1" in loader.conf."
> That disables APIC. To disable ACPI use 'hint.acpi.0.disabled=1'
I've updated the handbook to be less misleading. In any case, the man
page (man 4 acpi) is the definitive source for information, including
how to disable acpi.
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