[PC-BSD Testing] Issues with booting 8.1 x64 on a i7

Arthur Koziol A-Koziol at neiu.edu
Wed Aug 18 06:08:28 PDT 2010


On 08/17/2010 9:38 PM, Karl Fischer wrote:
>
> Hello
> I recently tried to boot PC-BSD 8.1 x64 on my i7 Toshiba S11, I see 
> the initial stages of the boot loader initialize but the boot loader 
> doesnt come up the machine just restarts all the time.
>
> Any Suggestions
>
> Thanks
> Karl
>
Karl,

Is you BIOS up to date? In you BIOS, do you have an option somewhere 
called SATA Mode? Often you can change it from AHCI to ATA/Legacy mode 
and things play more nicely. See if that's there and give it a shot.

Arthur


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