Subject: Re: nVidia motherboards?
To: Richard Rauch <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Frank van der Linden <email@example.com>
Date: 10/20/2003 23:07:34
On Mon, Oct 20, 2003 at 03:57:28PM -0500, Richard Rauch wrote:
> Semi-related: I needed *some* kind of card for now, so I picked up a
> cheap rtk board locally. It works, but is giving me watchdog timeout
Yeah, rtk cards can be kinda crappy that way. That's not anything
specific to the amd64 port.
> Also, writing the superblocks during install is slower than I expected,
> and I occasionally get lost interrupts on the on-board IDE controller.
Could you send me a dmesg output? I'm wondering if there's some issue
with the nvidia nforce IDE part of the IDE driver.
Actually, if you keep seeing these issues, send-pr them.. I'm not
the one repsonsible for the IDE code (and don't know too much about
> Finally: Are virtual consoles not available on amd64?
Sure they ware. It's wscons, just like all other ports; virtual consoles
aren't even port-dependent.. just enable wscons in the normal way.
Frank van der Linden firstname.lastname@example.org
NetBSD. Free, Unix-like OS. > 45 different platforms. http://www.netbsd.org/