Subject: MAJOR DISFUNCTION! Computer reboots instead of booting to NetBSD!
To: None <>
From: Fafa Diliha Romanova <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/25/2004 07:14:29
Dear all of you,

My computer (HP Compaq DC7100) refuses to boot to NetBSD. It enters the MBR=
, I then select NetBSD

in the bootloader and the computer reboots! What kind of behavior is this, =
and why won't it give NetBSD a chance?

I'm aware that some UNIX systems need a patch to work on this type of compu=

But in my case, what do I need to do? Disabling ACPI in the BIOS doesn't wo=

I'm informed (when I reinsert my S-ATA HD) that if I'm running UNIX, I shou=
ld enable it in the BIOS.

But guess what? There are no such options. Believe me I've looked.

Does anybody know what's going on?


Dr. Galvin Hobbes @ FTEG

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