FreeBSD 7 load hangs on boot

Polytropon freebsd at
Tue Dec 16 20:20:20 UTC 2008

On Tue, 16 Dec 2008 11:09:44 -0800 (PST), ThinkDifferently <Jeremy at> wrote:
> I have a new system put together (see below).  In booting it up for the first
> time, it hangs.
> I'm booting from a FreeBSD 7.0 distribution on a USB drive.
> Here are the messages, in part...
> [...]
> .
> hptrr: no controller detected.

It looks like there's a proble with the hptrr driver? Have you
tried loading the "HighPoint RocketRAID device drive" by putting


into /boot/loader.conf?

Further information can be obtained by:

	% man hptrr

Check if your particular controller is supported.

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