7.2 CD won't boot
david at vizion2000.net
Wed Aug 5 16:28:25 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?
I found the amd64 dvd download to be corrupt recently. So do check the
download -- did you verify your download?
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