On Tue, 2002-07-16 at 15:04, Anthony Jenkins wrote:
Rob Hughes wrote:
I have a Toshiba 5005-S504 laptop (a wonderful legacy-free box that's
I've cussed to no end) that I'm trying to get DP1 to boot on so I can
cvsup and take a look (and hopefully contribute something). I was able
to install, but after installation the system soft hangs after
displaying a message about CPU power states (sorry, going off memory for
now). I'm able to break to the debugger, so what information from dbg
would be helpful at this point? Also, I'm pretty sure it's acpi that's
causing the problem, so would someone point me to the syntax for
disabling a module preload?
I was tracking down a similar hang and had to disable acpi (turns out
I'm an idiot and the apparent hang at boot was because I forgot console
was redirected to the serial port of the machine next to it), but I had
to jump through hoops to do it it seems. I believe all you have to do
is 'unset acpi_load' at the boot loader prompt. I had tried 'set
acpi_load=NO', and finally 'unset module_path' to keep the kernel from
Hope this helps,
Yes, the machine boots. Now I need to get acpi working on it so I can
use something besides the kb and nic.
Remember: the only difference between
being the champ and the chump is u.