7.2 CD won't boot
glen.j.barber at gmail.com
Wed Aug 5 16:19:30 UTC 2009
On Wed, Aug 5, 2009 at 11:41 AM, John Nielsen.<info at us.army.org> wrote:
> Hi guys,
> My 7.2 Release Disc 1 won't boot. I get the following and nothing more:
> CD Loader 1.2
> Building the boot loader arguments
> Looking up /BOOT/LOADER... Found
> Relocating the loader and the BTX
> I'm running on a Intel SE7501BR2, single Xeon, 2GB. I have burned a
> second CD and swapped the CD drive, cable and RAM, all to no avail. I
> have a RR1520 RAID controller, but removed that as well. On-board SCSI
> controller and serial ports have been disabled, too. Nothing seems to
> make a difference.
> What on earth could be going on?
Can you verify if another machine boots the CD? Could be a bad download.
Could be a hardware incompatibility.
Also, could you try disabling ACPI at boot?
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