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Re: Install hangs after kernel load
On Tuesday 09 September 2003 11:55, Anil Madhavapeddy wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 09, 2003 at 11:17:02AM -0700, Jeff Simmons wrote:
> > I have an HP Vectra computer, presently running linux (Red Hat 9), that I
> > want to install OpenBSD on (removing linux entirely). The problem is
> > that the install hangs right after the kernel loads, the last message is:
> > rd0: fixed, 3560 blocks
> > wd0: no disk label
> > root on rd0a
> > rootdev=0x110 rrootdev=0x2f00 rawdev=0x2f02
> > After this the machine hangs.
> Was your kernel in the first 8Gb of the root partition?
> You might want to try the latest snapshot as well, since the LBA code is
> quite improved from 3.3, and may fix your problem.
Just to be specific, this happens when I run the install boot diskette. I'm
not even given a chance to install anything.
Jeff Simmons email@example.com
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