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Re: Problems booting installation CDs

Am Samstag, den 22.08.2009, 21:48 -0400 schrieb Isaac Freeman:
> [x-posted to debian-amd64@lists.debian.org,
> debian-boot@lists.debian.org, debian-user@lists.debian.org]
> All, sorry for the wide distribution, but I wasn't sure which list
> this belonged on; feel free to reply only to me, or to me and just one
> list. Also, I'm not subscribed, so please keep me in to "to" line.
> Whenever I boot the Debian testing installation CD (haven't tried
> stable) it hangs at:
> (process:766) INFO: kbd-mode: setting console mode to Unicode (UTF-8)
> The rest of the screen is black, and this text is a few lines from the
> bottom of the screen. Other Linux distros (Ubuntu, Knoppix) have
> problems booting too. The strange thing is, Windows boots just fine,
> and I get the same error booting Debian's CD in Virtualbox. 
> I am running:
> Mobo: Biostar TA770 A2+ SE

Add nopat to the boot options.
Known problem, see 


There's already a patch upstream, which will be hopefully included in
the next kernel release.

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