Hanging boot on hp 6000 series notebook

Janne Mäkinen ukki at savot.org
Mon Jan 9 04:08:24 PST 2006

On Monday 09 January 2006 13:28, Kehinde Akiode wrote:
> Hi. I've been trying to install FreeBSD 6.0 (amd64) from CD on my HP zv6130
> notebook, so far without success. It's obviously a problem lots of people
> have reported, from what I can see.
> I tried one suggestion, entering the following at the boot loader prompt:
> set hw.acpi.skip_timer_override="1"
> set hint.atkbd.0.flags="0x9"
> set hint.acpi.0.disabled="1"
> Yet it STILL hangs! I checked the installation ISO images, they're ok
> according to the MD5 signatures. Pls if anyone has any further ideas, I
> would be much obliged.
> Oh, and I also tried:
>  set hint.sio.0.disabled="1"
> - no luck there either.

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