NetBSD Problem Report #47961

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Subject: not boot on K8N4-E
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>Number:         47961
>Category:       port-i386
>Synopsis:       not boot on K8N4-E
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    port-i386-maintainer
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Mon Jun 24 21:40:00 +0000 2013
>Last-Modified:  Thu Jul 04 06:55:01 +0000 2013
>Originator:     Anonymous
>Release:        6.1 writed on USB stick
NetBSD 6.1 try running on K8N4-E from USB stick.

If i choose [1] - first boot menu param. my BSD stop work at 
auic0 at pci0 dev4 function 0: nforce4 ac-97 audio
- system just stop work on this line

If i choose [2] - second boot menu param. my BSD stop work at 

viaide2:0:0: lost interrupt 
       type ata tc_bcount: (here some random from 0 to 1536) tc_skip: 0
and while...

If i choose [3]  (install NetBSD (no ACPI, no SMP)
then system boot normaly and we can see menu-install-tool.

and finaly, when system installation end and reboot we see [1] nforce4ac...





Responsible-Changed-From-To: install-manager->port-i386-maintainer
Responsible-Changed-When: Thu, 04 Jul 2013 06:47:57 +0000
x86 chipset and/or ACPI issue, not an installer issue.

From: David Holland <>
Subject: Re: port-i386/47961: not boot on K8N4-E
Date: Thu, 4 Jul 2013 06:50:00 +0000

 On Mon, Jun 24, 2013 at 09:40:00PM +0000, wrote:
  > and finaly, when system installation end and reboot we see [1] nforce4ac...

 If you interrupt the boot loader, you can boot without ACPI and SMP
 there too.

   - can you clarify what a K8N4-E is? (an ASUS motherboard model?)
   - are you using a 32-bit ("i386") or 64-bit ("amd64") installation?

 David A. Holland


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