Re: noapic strikes back

From: Doug Ledford (
Date: Wed Jul 18 2001 - 14:46:48 EST

Florin Andrei wrote:
> I have a SGI 1200 (L440GX+ motherboard, dual PIII) and i'm trying to
> install at least one version of Red Hat 7.1 on it.
> The problem is, while booting up the installer, when it comes to loading
> up the SCSI driver (AIC7xxx) the system is frozen.
> I tried the following boot disks:
> - stock Red Hat 7.1
> - Doug Ledford's updates from
> - SGI XFS 1.0.1
> I tried to boot the installer with and without "noapic" option.

When using my boot disk, you have to use the "apic" option, not the "noapic"


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