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Re: [SLE] SuSE 7.3 Pro install
  • From: Anders Johansson <andjoh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 6 Dec 2001 21:55:30 +0100
  • Message-id: <200112062055.fB6KtWU17026@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Thursday 06 December 2001 20.32, Scott wrote:
> Sorry if this has been brought up recently, I am new to the list. Is it
> me or are there some problems with 7.3. Very rare for SuSE, but my newly
> purchased 7.3 Pro would not install last night. Tried a laptop and the
> machine will not boot, tried a desktop and the install froze before I
> finised installing.
>

Did you try the "safe" settings. Something happened with apic in the later
kernels, so on many platforms you have to boot with "disableapic" as a kernel
option. I think this is what the "safe" mode does.

regards
Anders

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