[nycbug-talk] Issue with freebsd 6.2 and disk drives

Peter Wright pete at nomadlogic.org
Sun Jun 24 17:16:50 EDT 2007

>> at the boot loader, choose option 6 to escape to the loader
>> prompt.
>> At the 'OK' prompt type "set hw.ata.ata_dma=0", hit return and
>> then type "boot"
> I don't have access to the console of the box.  They are switching to a
> different type of SATA controller.  I'm hoping this will fix the problem.
> If not, can this be done from loader.conf?

yes, loader.conf is the place to modify your loader config


Peter Wright
pete at nomadlogic.org

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