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Date:      Mon, 11 Jan 1999 08:51:26 -0500
From:      "Les Smith" <>
To:        <>, <freebsd-questions@FreeBSD.ORG>
Subject:   RE: Installing 2.2.8 on laptop
Message-ID:  <000001be3d69$7b956000$>
In-Reply-To: <01be3d0b$db7eafc0$022abcc7@default>

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Here's a little more info.
I tried booting -cv and got the following:
Calibrating clock(s)...
i586 clock:4289856045Hz, i8254 clock: 1048233 Hz
1048233Hz differs from default of 1193182 Hz by more than 1%

THEN the system hangs.

> >I have attempted to install 2.2.8 on my laptop, a AMD K-6 300mhz, 128mb
> >RAM, 4.1 gb hd, cd-rom, 13.3 TFT monitor (what additional info is
> >needed?).
> >
> >When I put in the boot floppy, restart the laptop the install hangs. The
> >install doesn't appear to even start the device probing.
> >
> >I've tried this several times, but don't know what the next step is.
> >
> >
> how did you create the boot floppy?

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