Jean-Philippe Morin wrote:
uname -a: <The result of running uname -a on a shell prompt>
Date: 19 november 2004
Method: Boot with the CD-ROM
Machine: PC compatible
Motherboard: Asus A7N8X-E
Processor: AMD Sempron 2400
Memory: 512Mo DDR400
Root Device: SATA
Root Size/partition table: not had the time to being there :)
Output of lspci and lspci -n:
Base System Installation Checklist:
[O] = OK, [E] = Error (please elaborate below), [ ] = didn't try it
Initial boot worked: [O]
Configure network HW: [ ]
Config network: [ ]
Detect CD: [ ]
Load installer modules: [ ]
Detect hard drives: [ ]
Partition hard drives: [ ]
Create file systems: [ ]
Mount partitions: [ ]
Install base system: [ ]
Install boot loader: [ ]
Reboot: [ ]
I didn't go far in installation. I stop at the state:
"Detecting hardware to find CD-ROM drives"
"Loading module 'sd_mod' for 'SCSI disk support' ...
I wait more than 30 minutes and nothing happen :/ But my keyboard still alive...
any idea to have a more acurate reports?
Can you switch consoles then?
If yes, what's shown on console 3 and 4 while hanging?
Did you try command line arguments "noapic nolapic"?
Did you try command expert?
Did you try to use command linux26, or expert26?