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Date:      Fri, 7 Dec 2001 17:46:04 -0500
To:        Dan Kociela <>
Subject:   Re: System hang during device probe
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In-Reply-To: <000201c17f4a$01269de0$4d42913f@dansdesktop>; from on Fri, Dec 07, 2001 at 11:06:40AM -0700
References:  <000201c17f4a$01269de0$4d42913f@dansdesktop>

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On Fri, Dec 07, 2001 at 11:06:40AM -0700, Dan Kociela wrote:
> I've read all the documentation, and corrected all the device conflicts, nevertheless my system still hangs at the "probing for devices" screen. What else can I try?
> Dan

I used to have this problem on a Cyrix mediagx board. I'm assuming you're
talking about probing for devices during the sysinstall process.

Sometimes hitting return or some such would fix this for me. Sometimes hitting
the eject buttong on the CDROM drive fixed it.


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