Subject: Re: VIA VT8237 SATA & NetBSD -- 'lost interrupt'
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List: port-amd64
Date: 02/10/2005 16:12:44
Yes, I see these messages constantly when it is probing the hard drive and
other devices such as the CDROM.


> On Thu, Feb 10, 2005 at 11:28:28AM -0500, wrote:
>> Hi, I am having a problem installing NetBSD/amd64 2.0 on my system. I
>> have an AMD Athlon 64 3200+ processor, an MSI K8TM-ILSR motherboard,
>> and a WD Raptor 36GB SATA disk. I boot the install system, and as the
>> kernel message go by, I see an error right after detecting the hard
>> drive (it also hangs at this point for a second). After the kernel is
>> done loading, I hit ‘enter’ for English, ‘enter’ to install NetBSD to
>> disk, and yes to continue at which point it hangs for a few seconds, I
>> then get the following messages which are the ones similar to when the
>> system was booting up…
>> viaide0:0:0: lost interrupt
>> type: ata tc_bcount: 512 tc_skip: 0
> Do you also see such messages when it probes the drives, before the
> sysinst screen ?
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> Manuel Bouyer <>
>      NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference
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