Not booting after freebsd install

Mubeesh ali mubeeshalivm at
Tue Aug 17 04:47:15 UTC 2010

thanks bruce. Here the laptop is stuck at bios splash screen. here if i
cannot get to bios set up.



On Tue, Aug 17, 2010 at 3:05 AM, Bruce Cran <bruce at> wrote:

> On Mon, 16 Aug 2010 22:30:07 +0100
> Bruce Cran <bruce at> wrote:
> > Specific configurations of partitions (or rather, byte patterns) are
> > known to cause some BIOSes to hang during POST - on mine it was
> > Windows and FreeBSD. If you can, try switching from AHCI to IDE or
> > vice versa. Otherwise you might have to remove the drive and
> > reconfigure it on another system with a less buggy BIOS.
> >
> For reference, my problem was due to the AHCI BIOS:
> It was solved by resetting the CMOS so I could get into the setup menu.
> --
> Bruce Cran

Best  Regards,

Mubeesh Ali.V.M

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