[FreeBSD] Fix for ServerWorks HT1000 in upcoming 7.1?
mike at sentex.net
Wed Oct 1 18:06:38 UTC 2008
At 12:40 PM 10/1/2008, Fernan Aguero wrote:
>Thanks for the tip.
>Unfortunately, the PowerEdge SC1435 BIOS does not allow much
>options here ... I can set the embedded SATA to 'ATA mode'
>(corruption hell, tested with 7.1 BETA) or just turn it
>'OFF' in which case the FreeBSD installer sees no disk
>This is on BIOS v1.1.2. A newer v1.4.4 is available and I'm
>now researching how to update the BIOS to see if that helps.
Wow, thats too bad. Hopefully a newer BIOS will let you put the
controller in SATA mode.
> > Start with
>I've used the amd64 version ... don't know if that makes any
It wont make a difference in terms of the SATA/PATA issue. However,
once you get that fixes, you should be able to install the AMD64
image just fine. I would check the USB settings as well to make sure
the "hand off mode" is disabled.
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