No disks found during install (was: Problem! Help me!)
sonicy at otenet.gr
Sun Apr 13 03:10:15 UTC 2008
kostis papa wrote:
> I have a problem with installation.
> I choose country, keyboard and then I can not continue installation,
> because it says "No disks found! Please verify that your disk controller is
> being ....."
> My pc is new (core 2 quad, sata 500-SeaGate)
> I have installed the windowsXP and ubuntu-Linux (I didn't have any problem)
> and I would like to install freebsd!
> I have read the documentation and I don't know what can I do....
> Please help me!
> Thank you very much!
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Please try to choose an informative subject for your message.
The problem is exactly that: The disk controller is not detected (a
suitable driver cannot be found)
Try changing some BIOS settings: New motherboards often have an "AHCI
mode" for the disks. Try setting this to some other setting (like
It would help if you could tell us the exact name and model of the
motherboard, someone on the list may have had some success with it and
could share his settings.
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