FREEBSD-5.3BETA hard hang during hardware probe from CD

Søren Schmidt sos at
Tue Aug 24 03:04:42 PDT 2004

Ulrich Spoerlein wrote:
> On Mon, 23.08.2004 at 08:15:58 -0500, Thomas T. Veldhouse wrote:
>>I downloaded the miniinstall and booted it.  The install booted alright 
>>and started probing hardware.  There is a hard hang at the point it 
>>attempts to probe my DVD reader/burner [on acd1].  I have to pull the 
>>power.  There is a message indicating an ATAPI delay of 30 and 50 
>>microseconds before the final failed probe.
> This is just a /me too. Been running CURRENT on this laptop since the
> gcc 3.4 import and the DVD gets probed around half the time. The other
> half, the boot process stops after the ATAPI_RESET message and the
> Dics/CD LED is on.
> Sadly I haven't yet made a verbose boot while it hung. It looks like
> every time I try a verbose boot, the probe succeeds. Strange indeed.

Upgrade /sys/dev/ata to whats in -current, I should have fixed it there.


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