Compaq ProLiant 1600 server freezes when detecting keyboard
ertank at ozlerplastik.com
Tue Jan 10 00:14:59 PST 2006
I'll appreciate if anyone directly sends me, or gives me a working link to
download 4.11 release boot images.
is not working. At least, connection is established, but no login info asked.
Btw, this box is 5.4-release setup box. I cvsuped 6.0-stable sources. I may
try to disable USB in GENERIC kernel. Re-compile and try with this kernel if
this is the test that should be done. I'll give this a try while waiting for a
working link for FreeBSD 4.11.
On Mon, 9 Jan 2006 22:17:18 -0800, Ted Mittelstaedt wrote
> Please try booting with FreeBSD 4.11 and let us know if it works
> or not. (just download a boot floppy and use that) Also, it is
> probably hanging at whatever would probe up AFTER keyboard detection,
> not the keyboard detection.
> Be aware also that the Compaq 1600's are a bit odd in that they have
> a partial USB chipset on the motherboard. It is detected as a USB
> device - but althought the chip exists, a USB buss is not, in fact,
> connected to it. There is a setting in many Linux distros to disable
> USB probing at the installation boot to get around this, that is
> documented somewhere.
> >-----Original Message-----
> >From: owner-freebsd-questions at freebsd.org
> >[mailto:owner-freebsd-questions at freebsd.org]On Behalf Of Ertan Küçükoglu
> >Sent: Monday, January 09, 2006 3:52 AM
> >To: questions at freebsd.org
> >Subject: Compaq ProLiant 1600 server freezes when detecting keyboard
> >I wanted to replace slackware 10.1 with freebsd 6.0-release.
> >Reason is the
> >improvements on filesystem handling in 6.0 release. My system
> >is serving as a
> >file server with samba.
> >I downloaded CDs and boot to install. During device probing,
> >system hangs at
> >keyboard detection. Below is the output written manually:
> >atkbdc0: <Keyboard controller (i8042)> at port 0x60,0x64 on isa0
> >atkbd0: <AT Keyboard> irq 1 on atkbdc0
> >kbd0 at atkbd0
> >stray irq13
> >atkbd0: [GIANT-LOCKED]
> >===> here cursor locks, keyboard locks. ctrl+alt+del does not work <===
> >I searched the archives. It is suggested to change BIOS setting
> >for the OS to
> >"Other" for single CPU systems and to "UnixWare 2.1" for SMP
> >systems. Mine is
> >a SMP system. I tried several other OS settings in BIOS,
> >unfortunately nothing
> >helped. System bios update date is 11/8/2000.
> >I tried to install 5.4-release and cvsup and upgrade to
> >6.0-stable. Same
> >problem with GENERIC kernel of yesterday sources.
> >This system is a production machine and I have to fix it until
> >end of this
> >week. There is a temporary backup system running at the moment.
> >If there is anything that I can provide, please ask for it and
> >I'll do my best
> >to provide.
> >Ertan Küçükoğlu
> >ertank at ozlerplastik.com
> >Özler Plastik San. ve Tic. A.S.
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