I discovered the culprit. I recently added acpi to my STABLE kernel. I've removed acpi and now I get, like before:
fdc0: <NEC 72065B or clone> at port 0x3f0-0x3f5,0x3f7 irq 6 drq 2 on isa0 fdc0: FIFO enabled, 8 bytes threshold fd0: <1440-KB 3.5" drive> on fdc0 drive 0 but when acpi is in the kernel, I get: > > fdc0: cannot reserve I/O port range ideas anybody ? On Wednesday 25 August 2004 05:09 pm, you wrote: > I removed device pca and still no joy. I went into BIOS and told it to > clear PCI ECSD (or whatever). > > Anybody know how I can determine why I get this message: > > fdc0: cannot reserve I/O port range > > ---------- Forwarded Message ---------- > > Subject: Re: > Date: Wednesday 25 August 2004 04:57 pm > From: Steven Friedrich <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> > To: Steven Friedrich <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> > > On Wednesday 25 August 2004 04:49 pm, you wrote: > > On Wednesday 25 August 2004 03:56 pm, Lee Harr wrote: > > > >I just installed mtools today. I'm tracking 4.10 STABLE and my > > > >ports tree was updated yesterday. > > > > > > > >I get an error: > > > >[EMAIL PROTECTED](p1)/usr/src 114% mdir a: > > > >Can't open /dev/fd0.720: Device not configured > > > >Cannot initialize 'A:' > > > > > > Does your dmesg mention fd0 ? > > > something like ... > > > > > > fd0: <1440-KB 3.5" drive> on fdc0 drive 0 > > > > > > _________________________________________________________________ > > > Tired of spam? Get advanced junk mail protection with MSN 8. > > > http://join.msn.com/?page=features/junkmail > > > > > > _______________________________________________ > > > [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list > > > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > > > To unsubscribe, send any mail to > > > "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" > > > > I'm glad you asked. It says: > > fdc0: cannot reserve I/O port range > > > > I didn't have this problem until recently though, and I haven't changed > > BIOS settings. > > > > Is it conflicting with something new? > > > > oh, I recently added device psa to my kernel.. I'll remove it and let the > > list know... > > I meant device pca (pcm sound thru a PC speaker, which I couldn't get > working anyway. Anybody know of any doc on it? I don't have a man page, > and LINT is all I know... > > ------------------------------------------------------- _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"