The author of the following email apparently had difficulty sending this to freebsd-questions, so I am forwarding it to the mailing list without comment.
DRS > From [EMAIL PROTECTED] Fri Dec 12 14:11:27 2003 > From: "McMahon, Chris" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> > To: ... > Subject: FreeBSD 4.8 will not boot on 865 motherboard in any mode! > Date: Fri, 12 Dec 2003 14:36:42 -0700 > > Hello... > I'm afraid my mail to the BSD board bounces-feel free to re-send > this... > I have just discovered that FreeBSD 4.8 does not boot 865 > motherboards in either "Enhanced" or "Legacy" mode. But I know from > experience that FreeBSD 4.9 and 5.1 both handle the 865 though, in either > mode-the problem is in the ata driver, and has been cropping up for some > time, although I haven't found a root cause. > As a workaround, I'm using a 4.9 kernel in a 4.8 installation. It's > ugly, but it'll get me through the night... > -Chris _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"