Cannot install FreeBSD 12.0 on HP Compaq DC5850
elenamihailescu22 at gmail.com
Wed Sep 27 18:17:30 UTC 2017
I am currently working on Bhyve Save & Restore on AMD processors (for the
amd64 architecture), and I want to test my code on an AMD system.
I have a HP Compaq DC5850 system with the AMD Phenom X4 processor and I
want to install FreeBSD 12.0, amd64 version, but the install process hangs
after "Starting the BTX loader".
This is the output displayed on screen:
CD Loader 1.2
Building the boot loader arguments
Looking up /BOOT/LOADER... Found
Relocating the loader and the BTX
Starting the BTX loader
BTX loader 1.00 BTX version is 1.02
I verified the RAM sticks and they are OK.
I mention that the PC does not boot from USB with FreeBSD 12.0. Also, I
tried to boot from a HDD with FreeBSD 12.0 already installed, but it
doesn't work either.
Also, I mention that I can boot from a Ubuntu/XUbuntu LiveCD.
Does someone knows how I can fix this issue?
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