help: booting 5.2.1 hangs on pcm
epashapouri at rogers.com
Tue Sep 14 07:38:05 PDT 2004
I am trying to setup freebsd on a new hp pavilion with
the following configuration.
hd: 160 Gb
gc: nVIDIA GeForce FX5200XT AGP 8X with 128Mb
dvd: 1 nec dvd rw/cd rw
cd: 1 cd 48x r
sc: integrated sound card not sure on details of it
but windows show it as ac97
monitor: sharp 17" lcd
I have downloaded and burned 5.2.1 amd64-disc1.iso and
But when trying to boot of cd, the boot process starts
and after the listing of some devices gets hanged, the
last line on the screen is,
pcm: measured ac97 link rate at 16109 Hz
The hard boot gets the computer start over again.
I have tried 5.3 beta3 and no succes there eather.
Any pointer to any document or links to help get past
this point would be apritiated greatly.
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