booting the install cd
wmoran at potentialtech.com
Thu Sep 9 20:42:41 PDT 2004
"Richard Lynch" <ceo at l-i-e.com> wrote:
> Christophe Asselin wrote:
> > I want to install FreeBsd 5.2.1 but when i boot from the install i386 cd
> > an error occur.
> > Some text appear and it froze (stuck at these lines)
> > "pcibo:<acpi host-pci bridge> port oxcf8-oxcff on acpi0
> > pci0:<acpi pci bus> on pcibo
> > pcibo: slot 2 INTA is routed to irq 10"
> > in windowsxp, if I watch for irq10, it say that my intel 82852/82855
> > GM/GME graphic card is on that irq
> IRQs are shared, so there could be TWO things on IRQ 10...
> So you can't really be sure it's your graphic card.
> I believe that is the same card as is in my laptop, and 5.2.1 installed
> fine on that...
> I'm not saying for sure it's *NOT* your graphics card -- just that it's
> not looking all that likely...
> Cheap/easy things to try:
> re-download (or check the checksum) the disk 1 binary.
> re-burn a new CDR.
Additionally, grab one of the 5.3BETA snapshots and try it out. A LOT of
things have been fixed/improved since 5.2.1.
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