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Re: [SLE] 6.4 freezes during first boot, Promise Ultra66
  • From: muzh@xxxxxxxxxx (muzh)
  • Date: Thu, 31 Aug 2000 09:57:03 +1200
  • Message-id: <39AD832F.5476F800@xxxxxxxxxx>



Michael Haiduk wrote:
>
> I'm using the 6.4 evaluation ISO
>
> My hardware:
> -Abit BF6
> -128Mb SDRAM
> -CL Annihilator Pro (GeForce DDR)
> -CL SBLive
> -CL DXR3
> -CL Voodoo2
> -3Com 905
> -Promise Ultra66
>
> These are the last few lines of info before my computer freezes:
>
> PIIX4: IDE controller on PCI bus 00 dev 39
> PIIX4: not 100% native mode: will probe irqs later
> ide0: BM-DMA at 0xf000-0xf007, BIOS settings: hda: DMA, hdb: pio
> ide1: BM-DMA at 0xf00f-0xf00f, BIOS settings: hdc: DMA, hdd: pio
> PDC20262: IDE controller on PCI bus 00 dev 78
> PDC20262: not 100% native mode: will probe irqs later
> ide2: BM-DMA at 0xe000-0xe007, BIOS settings: hde: pio, hdf: DMA
> ide3: BM-DMA at 0xe008-0xe00f, BIOS settings: hdg: DMA. hdf: DMA
> hda: IBM-DTTA-371010, ATA DISK drive
> hdc: CREATIVE DVD-ROM DVD6240E, ATAPI CDROM drive
> hdd: IOMEGA ZIP 100 ATAPI, ATAPI FLOPPY drive
> hde: IBM-DPTA-373420. ATA DISK drive
> hdg: R/RW 4x4x24, ATAPI CDROM drive
> ide0 at 0x1f0-0x1f7, 0x3f6 on irq 14
> ide1 at 0x170-0x177, 0x376 on irq 15
>
> ...and then nothing. I'm assuming this is related to the Promise
> controller? Any ideas, suggestions, or comments? Linux is on hda (along
> with 98se and Win2k.)
>

I had something similar happen when I installed a PCI soundcard. It
turned out the soundcard was taking the same IRQ as the HPT366
controller. I cured it by putting the soundcard in a different PCI
slot.
Do you have PCI cards you can try and put in different slots?


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