[CentOS] CentOS4 upgradeany hangs while loading sata_via

Sun Apr 17 04:06:39 UTC 2005
Collins Richey <crichey at gmail.com>

On 4/16/05, Norbert Kiesel <nkiesel at tbdnetworks.com> wrote:
> On Sat, 2005-04-16 at 19:34 -0700, Norbert Kiesel wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I have a machine running under CentOS 3.4 which I want to upgrade to
> > CentOS 4.  I booted using the CentOS 4 CD1 using "linux upgradeany".
> Ok, got it going with "acpi=off".  Any downside if I have to use this
> for booting after the install, too?

The only thing that I'm aware of is that you will not get an automatic
power down at shutdown. You'll have to physically turn off the power

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