Hard disk not detected during install

Garrett Cooper yanefbsd at gmail.com
Sun Mar 2 23:11:55 UTC 2008

On Mar 2, 2008, at 2:43 PM, Raphael Salas wrote:

> Hi,
> I recently bought a Toshiba Satellite P205D-S7479, and want to run  
> FreeBSD 7.0-RELEASE on it. However, during partitioning, my hard  
> disk (SATA) is not found, even with ACPI disabled and during safe  
> mode. pciconfig -lv says the ATA controller's vendor is ATI.  
> Additionally, my BIOS doesn't provide any options regarding hard  
> disk, therefore, I cannot switch it to IDE mode.
> Can I do anything about it?

	Have you tried installing 6.3 yet? I'm asking because it may be some  
breakage between 6.x and 7.x.

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