Subject: Re: Unable to boot "install-CD" of 4.0 "final"
To: Zbigniew Baniewski <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 12/23/2007 21:43:35
On Sun, Dec 23, 2007 at 02:38:28PM +0100, Zbigniew Baniewski wrote:
> On Sun, Dec 23, 2007 at 03:22:47PM +0200, Aleksey Cheusov wrote:
> > 3112 work fine for me under NetBSD-4_RC5
> So I'm not sure, what can be done to recognize the problem. Any debug mode
> can be entered, to have more detailed messages, what's goin on, when it
> seems to be "frozen" in some kind of loop (yes, Ctrl-Alt-Esc works)?
> Perhaps some very subtle difference (between controllers? disks?) makes the
> problem.

Maybe try this
boot -c
disable acpi

One  difference between 3.x and 4.0 is that ACPI is now the default.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference