Another No disks found during Install
kitchetech at gmail.com
Mon Sep 29 00:20:05 UTC 2008
On Sun, Sep 28, 2008 at 4:17 PM, Bernard Lecuire <divers at lecuire.eu> wrote:
> sergio lenzi a écrit :
>> Em Qui, 2008-08-14 às 23:29 +0200, Bernard Lecuire escreveu:
>>> I have a problem with the installation.
>>> I choose country, keyboard and then I can not continue installation,
>>> because it says "No disks found! Please verify that your disk controller
>>> is being..."
>>> Hardware: Acer Aspire M1641,Intel Pentium Dual Core E2180, nVidia GeForce
>>> 7050, sata-500
>>> Here is what i get during boot sequence:
>>> hptrr: HPT RocketRAID controller driver v1.1 (Feb 24 2008 10:34:18)
>>> atapci0: <nVidia nForce MCP73 UDMA133 controller> port
>>> 0x1f0-0x1f7,0x3f6,0x170-0x177,0x376,0xffa0-0xffaf at device 8.0 on pci0
>>> ata0: <ATA channel 0> on atapci0
>>> ata0: [ITHREAD]
>>> ata1: <ATA channel 1> on atapci0
>>> ata1: [ITHREAD]
>>> I tried to install without success FreeBSD 7.0, 8.0, OpenBSD, NetBSD, and
>>> 4-5 Linux distros.
>>> Anyone an idea?
>> In my country (Brazil) you could go to the shop
>> before 7 days passed after you bought this "*%$$@" and
>> change for a TRUE notebook .... HP, Asus, toshiba, LG.. with no
>> questions asked...
>> I think that ACER makes their hardware to work only for windows vista....
>> and works very bad indeed...
>> please stay away from those "&#%###"
>> I do not see any good thing in ACER.....
>> 1) they do not care about customers,
>> 2) the main board is stripped down to a minimum
>> 3) the bios is "unique" totally out of any convension and
>> always buggy....
>> 4) the battery has fewer cells...
>> 5) the wireless is poor...
>> Only the price is good... but compare it with a good notebook,
>> you will see that those 200 dollars less that you pay for an acer
>> is TOO expensive... Even using windows, you will spend that more by the
>> time you
>> will need an anti-virus + an office pack...
>> In 6 more months, acer will drop down that line and you will
>> not find any replacement part of it... Like many things done
>> in asia, it is only a "toy"....
>> Want a good notebook??? buy an apple book... in an apple
>> store you can buy a good one for about 1200 dollars....
>> 13 inches, dual core, 1gb of memory 120gb of disk....
>> everything works... even Leopard....
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>> Good diagnosis. I changed the motherboard (to Asus), and now it works!
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Well some nForce boards FreeBSD doesn't like so that is why the error came
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