5.3-RELEASE: Where is the blacklist referenced on the install disks?

Atle Veka atlev at flyingcroc.net
Wed Feb 16 00:54:03 GMT 2005

On Fri, 11 Feb 2005, Dan Nelson wrote:

> Paste in the few lines before the automatic reboot message.   You can
> also force the acpi module to load even if it was blacklisted by
> entering
> 	set hint.acpi.0.disabled=0
> at the loader prompt before the kernel boots.

Selecting the option which disables ACPI via the boot menu worked fine.
Here's the message that shows when booting normally:

ACPI disabled by blacklist. Contact your BIOS vendor.
MADT: ACPI Startup failed with AE_ERROR
Try disabling either ACPI or apic suport.
panic: Using MADT but ACPI doesn't work

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