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  1. #1

    Yoper fails on boot- help!

    I have installed Yoper successfully. (or so it would seem) When I boot my computer the Lilo screen comes up. If I pick Windows, Windows XP boots fine. However, when I choose Yoper it hits a problem and stops. If necessary, I will post the last few lines before it stops.

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    that would probably help

  3. #3
    After the line

    ACPI: Subsystem revision 20040326

    it just hangs. I've left it there for a long time, nothing.

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    Your BIOS probably has a buggy or nonstandard ACPI implementation,
    this is quite common.

    Try adding "acpi=off" or "pci=noacpi" to the kernel command line in your lilo.conf (you might need a boot disk / cd to do this).


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    Are you sure? I have an Intel motherboard, so I would think they would use pretty standard stuff, and I've never had trouble with any other Linux installation. I'll try it anyway though, thanks.

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