booting 8.2 on Gigabyte GA-790XTA-UD4

Torfinn Ingolfsen torfinn.ingolfsen at
Wed Oct 19 17:27:01 UTC 2011

On Tue, 18 Oct 2011 21:17:58 +0200
Václav Zeman <v.haisman at> wrote:

> I am having problems booting the FreeBSD 8.2 CD image on 
> GA-790XTA-UD4(rev. 1.0). The last thing that I can see is "BIOS drive A: 
> is disk0". Is this completely not supported? Can I do anything to 
> install FreeBSD on such box?

Have you done the usual stuff?
- if not running the latest BIOS, try to update
- try to fiddle with relevant settings in BIOS
- Try another release of FreeBSD (older or newer), or a new snapshot
- Google "name of board + FreeBSD"


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