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Re: [suse-amd64] Installation problems with Suse 9.0 64 bit
  • From: Andreas Jaeger <aj@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 8 Dec 2003 20:35:30 +0000 (UTC)
  • Message-id: <u8he0bnj83.fsf@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Jeremy Sonander <Jeremy@xxxxxxxxxxx> writes:

> Hi Guys,
>
> I have a Biostar ideq 200p computer containing an Athlon 64 3200+ CPU, Nvidia
> Nforce3 chipset and a Nvidia Geforce 4 440 mx graphics card.
>
> Booting from the DVD and selecting "Installation" causes the machine to hang
> after the message "starting hardware detection"

Two options:
- disable USB Legacy support
- boot with "poll=idle" added at the default installation prompt

Both indicate a BIOS bug,

Andreas
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