Acer TravelMate 212TX Laptop, AGP error of sorts.
m.seaman at infracaninophile.co.uk
Fri Apr 30 02:19:08 PDT 2004
On Fri, Apr 30, 2004 at 01:38:04AM +0100, Markie wrote:
> agp0: <Ali Generic host to PCI bridge> mem 0xe0000000-0xe3fffff at device
> 0.0 on pci0
> agp0: bad initial aperture size, disabling
> device_probe_and_attach: agp0 attach returned 6
Aieee! The dreaded 'attach returned 6'!!!!
> I am guessing this is broken hardware? Anyway, in safe mode the panic
> occurs (whenever I load any kernel module by the looks of it) is: (be
> warned, this probably isn't really all that helpful but I am waiting for a
> hard disk to arrive... then I may be able to build a debug kernel if it's
Alas, you are not the only person to have had that problem with the
Which suggests that the problem is incompatability between the OS and
the hardware. I've no idea if the poster of that message ever found a
solution. And the other approach which often works when trying to
figure out recalcitrant laptops: hunting through the /Linux/ sites for
clues, that doesn't seem to turn up much useful, other than listing a
bunch of distro's that do or don't work with it.
I suggest you ask again on the freebsd-mobile at ... list.
Dr Matthew J Seaman MA, D.Phil. 26 The Paddocks
PGP: http://www.infracaninophile.co.uk/pgpkey Marlow
Tel: +44 1628 476614 Bucks., SL7 1TH UK
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