5.3-BETA5-i386-disc1 bootstrap failures
dsyphers at u.washington.edu
Tue Sep 21 12:06:05 PDT 2004
On Tuesday 21 September 2004 11:39 am, Nate Lawson wrote:
> Scot Hetzel wrote:
> > On Tue, 21 Sep 2004 10:36:45 -0700 (PDT), Dan Strick <strick at covad.net>
> >>I just downloaded and burned 5.3-BETA5-i386-disc1.iso and attempted to
> >>start an installation.
> > Since disabling ACPI didn't work try, disabling APIC at the loader prompt
> > with:
> > set hint.apic.0.disabled="1" at the loader prompt
> > If this works, you might want to ask Nate if he wants your dmesg
> > output and a dump of your ACPI.
> The "safe mode" from the daemon loader disables both acpi and apic so
> that's one easy way to do this.
This is the same problem I reported yesterday (with the more generic subject
of "can't install 5.3-BETA5"). Booting in "safe mode" worked fine, and got me
to the installation screen.
+++ Divide By Cucumber Error. Please
Reinstall Universe And Reboot. +++
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