On Sun, 03 Jan 1999 12:45:26 EST, "Accipiter --------------" <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
> Hello. I'm trying (Very Hard) to install Debian 2.0.2. My BIOS does
> not support Bootable CDROM, so I need to use the rescue
> Disk. However when Booting, The computer freezes on "md driver
> 0.36.3 MAX_MD_DEV=4, MAX_REAL=8". This computer is a Pure Intel
> Pentium 100. The Ide is an Intel 82371 PIIX with a Triton
> Chipset. My Primary Hard Drive is a Seagate 650 Meg Drive (ST3630A)
> and my Secondary Hard Drive is a Maxtor 276 Meg Drive (Maxtor 7290
> AT). My CDROM is a CRD-8260B ATAPI CDROM.
The driver that loads after md is the qlogicisp driver. I would guess
the kernel probe for that driver is causing your system to hang.
Is your machine PCI or not? Do you have some cards which you could
pull out and then try again?
.....Adam Di Carlo....adam@onShore.com.....<URL:http://www.onShore.com/>