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Date:      Wed, 15 May 1996 10:38:28 -0700
From:      Doug White <dwhite@riley-net170-164.uoregon.edu>
To:        PEKARSKE_BOB/TUC_01@bbrown.com
Cc:        freebsd-questions@FreeBSD.ORG, PEKARSKE_BOB/TUC_01@u2.bbrown.com
Subject:   Re: Help needed on install 
Message-ID:  <199605151738.KAA15013@riley-net170-164.uoregon.edu>
In-Reply-To: Your message of "Tue, 14 May 1996 12:44:00 PDT." <"d03dw:w000000000*"@MHS> 

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> (I have done one system install, but this one isn't working.)
> 
> Symptom: trying to install from Walnut Creek CD, trying both
> "install.bat" and "makeflp.bat" methods, both end the same way. Probe
> seems to find both hard drives o.k. and both scsi devices (CD + Tape).
> Probe goes for several screens-ful, then screen goes dark with single
> block character in lower left corner of screen. System is hung.
> 
> Config: Pentium 100 clone, 2-HDs (one with WFW 3.11, other just
> installed for FreeBSD), SCSI tape and CD via Adaptec 1520.

What video card?  If it's a Mach64 or S3 I bet that there is a sio3 clash.  
Try disabling sio3 in -c and see if that makes a difference.

Doug White                              | University of Oregon  
Internet:  dwhite@resnet.uoregon.edu    | Residence Networking Assistant
http://gladstone.uoregon.edu/~dwhite    | Computer Science Major




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