NetBSD-Users archive

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Old Index]

Re: NetBSD 6 amd64 Beta ISO - sysinst halts

On Sun, 1 Apr 2012 10:31:23 +0200
Martin Husemann <> wrote:

> Everything in that dmesg looks fine, except there is no trace of the
> internal CD/DVD drive.
> Can you please file a PR with the dmesg, and maybe also find out,
> where the drive is connected? Is it sata or parallel ata (there
> doesn't seem to be any pata, so I guess the former). If sata, could
> you try swapping ports with one of the disks, just for testing?

Thank you very much. I filed a PR - my first!

The internal DVD is attached to the onboard Marvell IDE channel. I
tried connecting it to my PCI IDE adapter but I couldn't get the system
to boot from the CD with that setup.

Home | Main Index | Thread Index | Old Index