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Old 9th November 2005, 01:16 PM
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FC4 SATA Install - Disabling IRQ #11 Hangs


I've been trying to install FC4 but haven't made it very far through the installer. It detects the sata drive and tries to install the 'sata_sil' driver, but then hangs on 'Disabling IRQ #11' and refuses to go any further.

Its definitely the right driver, and ive had fedora core 2 installed once before.

I've tried disabling the ACPI, and loading the following options as suggested on another forum:


Ive run out of things to try now - any ideas?

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Old 9th November 2005, 01:55 PM
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yes, one:
linux irqpoll
at the boot: prompt.
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Old 9th November 2005, 02:16 PM
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Tried that multescugeorge and still no luck.

The installer continues if I select nvidia sata drivers but ofcourse disk druid has problems and doesnt see the hard disks.
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