4.8 Install Failure

thornton gonesurfing at nc.rr.com
Sun Aug 10 21:21:00 PDT 2003

I have had a similar problem that resulted from a bad 'burn' of the install
CD.  I reburned the image at a slower speed so that my junk CDROM would read

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "SUPPORT" <support at bluetooth-shop.sk>
To: "FreeBSD Questions" <freebsd-questions at freebsd.org>
Sent: Sunday, August 10, 2003 12:32 PM
Subject: 4.8 Install Failure

> Hello everybody,
> I just tried to install new 4.8 FreeBSD from ISO images. But it still ends
> with following:
> acd0: READ_TOC command timeout-resetting
> acd0: resetting devices...done
> acd0: read data overrun 12/0
> I have Compaq Pentium PRO, 200 MHz with 64 MB RAM, with Symbios Logic
> SCSI adapter and Compaq ST32171W HDD (2 GB), with Compaq Neteligent 10/100
> TX PCI UTP and 3Com590 NICs, Matrox MGA Millenium.
> My installation still end during probing all devices...
> There is no ATA HDD, CD was connected first as Cable Select, after install
> failure as Primary Master, after install failure replaced with another
> CD-ROM unit with same results.
> PC normally boots from this CD, but then install fails.
> What is the problem and how can I solve it ?
> PLEASE HELP..............
> Peter Rosa
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