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Re: Fatal error

Nima Azarbayjany wisely stated:

> Hello all,
> I have installed Debian Etch on my Dell Inspiron E1505 laptop and it
> is
> working perfectly.  But one thing that bothers me is the message that
> is printed on the screen after the boot up process is almost finished:
> Detecting hardware...FATAL: Error inserting i8xx_tco
> (/lib/modules/2.6.18-5-686/kernel/drivers/char/watchdog/i8xx_tco.ko):
> No such device
> Any help on what is this message and how to get around it is greatly
> appreciated.
> Nima

This could be an APIC problem. Try rebooting and passing the no-apic
option to the kernel. You may also edit /etc/boot/menu.lst to set a
no-apic option to the kernel. 

Hans Poppe
Oslo, Norway
You can more, or less my files as you wish, but please don't touch them. 

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