stas at FreeBSD.org
Thu Feb 1 20:09:16 UTC 2007
On Thu, 1 Feb 2007 13:45:33 +1030
"Daniel O'Connor" <doconnor at gsoft.com.au> mentioned:
> Hi *,
> I recently installed 6.2 on a Supermicro P8SCT and I found that the loader
> would hang after a few seconds unless I disabled the Adaptec 29160's BIOS.
> It also has a 3ware 8006-2LP (which I am booting off). The SCSI card only has
> a tape drive on it though so I'm surprised it would install a BIOS at all
> (after probing)
> Interestingly the hang only occurred when booting the installed version - when
> booting from the CD it worked perfectly..
That's because loader won't touch hadrdrives when booting from CD.
> Anyone seen anything similar? Any suggestions for debugging? :)
Have you tried to boot anything else (Linux, Windows, etc)? Probably,
the Host adapter's BIOS is broken, so try to update it to the latest
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