asus a8n-vm csm question...

Jacob Frelinger jolly at
Sat Jan 21 11:28:31 PST 2006

On Sat, Jan 21, 2006 at 02:33:23PM +0100, Adriaan de Groot wrote:
> On Friday 20 January 2006 23:49, Jacob Frelinger wrote:
> > I'm looking into any hint on getting the amd64 version of freebsd
> > working on a asus a8n-vm csm.  I've seen Adriaan de Groot's posts of
> > how to get the i386 version working, but i haven't found anything
> > about how to get the amd64 build to work.  the 6.0 install cd hangs
> > right after displaying "Timecounters tick every 1.000 msec".
> > would current have better luck then 6.0?
> Probably not until either the checks on BAD CHARACTER are relaxed *or* the 
> DSDT is fixed. You could try burning a new install CD with the modified DSDT 
> on it and try that -- doing so is somewhere on my list of things to do, but 
> it's so far down I can't even see it from here.

good news, the 7.0-snap10 bootonly boots to sysinstall with the
dsdt from your website.  unfortunately while the nve interface
probes but it returned a signal 11 when it tried to configure the
interface for a ftp install.  i'm going to try again with the 
full disk1 instead of the bootonly iso (mkisofs running right now).

Jacob "I'm Brainy For Zombie Pops" Frelinger 
Jolly at TheCoffinClub dot Com 
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