Bug#487670: Nvidia GeForce 8200 chipset not recognised
Boot method: Booted from CD.
Image version: debian-40r3-amd64-netinst.iso
Date: 23-6-2008 14.00BST
Machine: Home build on Abit AN78GS motherboard.
Processor: AMD AM2 Athlon 64 X2 6000+
Memory: Crucial 4GB kit (2GBx2), 240-pin DIMM, DDR2 PC2-6400 memory module
Partitions: Didn't get that far
Output of lspci -nn and lspci -vnn:
Base System Installation Checklist:
[O] = OK, [E] = Error (please elaborate below), [ ] = didn't try it
Initial boot: [O ]
Detect network card: [See Below]
Configure network: [ O]
Detect CD: [ ]
Load installer modules: [ ]
Detect hard drives: [ ]
Partition hard drives: [ ]
Install base system: [ ]
Clock/timezone setup: [ ]
User/password setup: [ ]
Install tasks: [ ]
Install boot loader: [ ]
Overall install: [ ]
On first attempt the onboard NIC was not recognised so I disabled it in BIOS
and installed a PCI ethernet card. This was recognised and the install went a
Installation stopped at a screen headed
No disk drive was detected. If you know the driver needed by your disk drive,
you can select it from the list.
In order to see if there was an updated driver to be had I tried installing
and debian-testing-amd64-CD-1.iso dated 16-6-2008
Both with results similar to the above.
I attach "hardware-summary" and "syslog" files from the last install attempt.