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Re: [SLE] Troubles installing 7.2 on SMP box (MB: ASUS-CUV4X-D)
  • From: Bruce Marshall <bmarsh@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 12 Oct 2001 10:25:49 -0400
  • Message-id: <200110121425.f9CEPoH20217@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Friday 12 October 2001 10:16 am, Vitaly Shishakov wrote:
> Dear all.
>
> I faced great troubles installing 7.2 on Dual-P-III box with
> ASUS-CUV4X-D mobo. (Via AppoloPro 133A)
> I can boot neither from floppy, nor CD -- it freeses while kernel boot -
>
> last messages are:
>
> ENABLING IO-APIC IRQs
> .. changing IO-APIC physical APIC ID to 2 ... ok
> synchronizing Arb IDs.
> .. TIMER: vector=49 pin1=2 pin2=0
>
> however. i tried a boot floppy from RH 7.1 -- it loaded, but i do not
> want RH on my box -- i need SuSE there!
>
> Any ideas?

I had to supply:

disableapic apm=off

on the boot line of the install diskette. Not sure if it will help in your
case.



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+ Bruce S. Marshall bmarsh@xxxxxxxxxx Bellaire, MI 10/12/01 10:23 +
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