Subject: Re: How to install NetBSD on Intel ICH8 ?
To: Thomas Feddersen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Quentin Garnier <email@example.com>
Date: 11/25/2006 22:53:01
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On Sat, Nov 25, 2006 at 08:57:38PM +0100, Thomas Feddersen wrote:
> Am 23.11.2006, 23:45 Uhr, schrieb Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> >I've built a release, it's available in
> Thanks a lot for providing this fine release!
> The system installs fine and runs allright in idle or low load, but when =
> write a large stream of data to the disk(s), the system crashes. I have =
> filed problem report kern/35120 in this respect.
> Seems ICH8 is not yet fully supported.
> Do you know, whether ICH8 support is planned for the NetBSD-4.0 release?
Your problem is not ICH8. The issue is the integrated graphic adapter
that kind of steals a part of the main memory but NetBSD doesn't know
about it. There should be a setting in the BIOS about that. Not that
it necessarily solves the issue, but it's a start.
Quentin Garnier - email@example.com - cube@NetBSD.org
"You could have made it, spitting out benchmarks
Owe it to yourself not to fail"
Amplifico, Spitting Out Benchmarks, Hometakes Vol. 2, 2005.
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