a new hard-drive in a 2y/o laptop

Adam Vande More amvandemore at gmail.com
Thu Jan 6 21:12:27 UTC 2011

On Thu, Jan 6, 2011 at 1:51 PM, Adam Vande More <amvandemore at gmail.com>wrote:

> I see now the SD Card was not the install target, but regarding the the
> original point to OP was able to preform other normal operations on the card
> eg different FS.
> I don't really think the OP was pressing W initially which is why I didn't
> say anything earlier, just saying it's worth a check.

There is also this issue here which looks to be quite similar.


You can try to upgrade your BIOS and reduced physical memory or use the
suggested loader.conf setting(or boot prompt)

Adam Vande More

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