Subject: Re: Problems booting NetBSD 4 RC2 in IBM Thinkpad T41
To: David Brownlee <abs@NetBSD.org>
From: Juan RP <email@example.com>
Date: 10/05/2007 13:49:36
On Fri, 5 Oct 2007 09:15:19 +0100 (BST)
David Brownlee <abs@NetBSD.org> wrote:
> On Thu, 4 Oct 2007, Francisco Valladolid Hdez. wrote:
> > Hi folks
> > Recently I download a iso image for NetBSD 4 RC2, then
> > I prepare a IBM T41 laptop for setup on it.
> > I have problems trying to boot correctly.
> > I take a photo with my digital camera and post it
> > here:
> > http://bsdguy.net/bug-net4rc2/dsc_2734.jpg
> > In this point my laptop is halt.
> I see what may be a similar issue with a T41p, but only
> with an kernel with ACPI - the boot kangs after "Kernelized
> RAIDframe activated". I've only just found this and I need
> to be using the machine today so I'll try to get more
> details this evening.
> What is interesting (from this end), is that same kernel runs
> fine on a selection of Asus A8V-Deluxe amd64 boxes, an NVIDIA
> nForce2 AthlonXP box, and some old Dell PIII boxes, *plus*
> an RC1 kernel from Sep 27th runs fine on the thinkpad.
> Would you be able to try an RC1 kernel on your system to see
> if it boots as a datapoint?
This seems to be related to the ACPI SCI pullup. Joerg do you know
what's happening here?
Juan Romero Pardines - The NetBSD Project
http://plog.xtrarom.org - NetBSD/pkgsrc news in Spanish