mount problem after enabling serial console

Ji lijimlee at
Mon Dec 1 23:53:00 PST 2008

Thank you for your reply, Mel.

There must be something wrong. What confused me is why the booting
problem does not  appear every time I reboot the computer and the
serial console does work fine if it can boot.
And I will really appreciate if you can specify my problem. Thanks a lot.


On Mon, Dec 1, 2008 at 11:26 PM, Mel
<fbsd.questions at> wrote:
> On Tuesday 02 December 2008 07:41:17 Ji wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> atapci0: <Intel ICH9 SATA300 controller> port
>> 0xbc30-0xbc37,0xbc28-0xbc2b,0xbc38-0xbc3f,0xbc2c-0xbc2f,0xbc40-0xbc4f,0xbc5
>>0-0xbc5f irq 6 at device 31.2 on pci0
>> atapci0: unable to map interrupt
>> device_attach: atapci0 attach returned 6
> There's your problem. Atapci0 can't get an interrupt, which is the ata
> controller that controls your disk.
> --
> Mel
> Problem with today's modular software: they start with the modules
>    and never get to the software part.

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