On Sunday 02 May 2004 14:10, Florian wrote: > Hi! > > >> I want to install using a CD with the 5.2.1-RELEASE-i386-miniinst.iso. > >> It shows the "Welcome to FreeBSD!"-screen wit hthe 7 options and that > >> ASCII-art demon to the right. > >> If I chose "1. Boot FreeBSD [default]", it starts to boot but just > >> freezes > >> after a few pages of text, the last lines being: > >> Timecounter "TSC" frequency 1102504582Hz quality 800 > >> Timecounters tick every 10.000msec > > > > The next thing to happen after that message is (on my system with IDE) > > probing for ata disk drives. > > > > Can you try it again with just the HD you want to install to connected. > > (yes without the CD drive if you can make the two install floppies) > > The Generic kernel may be struggling with a slave without master > > situation for instance. > > > >> I hope anyone can help me with that .. > > > > More information about the disk drives and other hardware may help > > someone help... > > Okay, just thought it might be something obvious or some oversight from my > side .. > The system I use: > ASUS A7N8X-Deluxe Rev1.06 (nForce 2 chipset) (XP2500+, 2x 256mb) > 120gb Seagate HDD on on-board Silicon Image SiI 3112 SATARaid Controller > Toshiba SD-M1612 (DVD-Rom) on Primary IDE Master > AOpen CRW 4850 (CD-RW) on Primary IDE Slave > > Thanks in advance > - Florian >
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