Non ACPI boot broken?

John Baldwin jhb at FreeBSD.org
Wed Sep 22 13:44:55 PDT 2004


On Wednesday 22 September 2004 11:31 am, Peter Holm wrote:
> http://www.holm.cc/stress/log/cons77.html

FAQ, the 0x58 CS selector is the clue.  Somehow the BIOS doesn't realize it's 
in vm86 mode rather than real mode and tries to write to the code segment, 
which is not possible in vm86 mode.

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