Bug#770231: Amd64-efi installer becomes unresponsive on x86 bios
The bios is EFI capable, but I was booting in legacy mode. This old system was
built by a very able tech, and it does run two P4s on the motherboard. It's an
old server. In any case, since the EFI capabilities of the bios were not in
use, I think you've found the problem. Also, "efi" was part of the installer
file name I was using, and didn't know if that could have anything to do with
On November 30, 2014 10:39:21 AM Ian Campbell wrote:
> On Sun, 2014-11-30 at 10:38 +0000, Ian Campbell wrote:
> > [...]
> > In $subject you mention EFI. Is this old system really EFI based?
> > If not then I think mystery is resolved and Jessie is fixed, so I won't
> > plan to spend any longer investigating.
> The "If not" here referred to that question, which I moved to the top at
> the last minute and forgot to rephrase the reference...