Re: daily builds with 2.6.18-3 fail to boot on SATA cdrom
|--==> Douglas Tutty writes:
DT> My bios (on my Asus M2N-SLI) allows me to pop up a boot menu (at the
DT> main bios screen where you can hit Del to enter setup or Esc to skip the
DT> memory test). It gives a list of all currently inststalled bootable
DT> hardware (e.g. hard disks, CD roms, USB sticks).
DT> Other than this, from within the bios there is usally a list of devices
DT> to try booting from. If the CDROM is not on this list, the light may
DT> still come on when it gets power, but it will not boot from it.
I've just a collegue to check, it was indeed a BIOS setting
problem. As far as I understood the SATA option was set to RAID,
changing it IDE made the work.