[CentOS] unable to boot centos 5 on dell optiplex 320
psavoie1783 at rogers.com
Thu Jul 5 19:48:50 UTC 2007
On July 5, 2007, tblader wrote:
> Hello All.
> I have a dell optiplex 320 that I can install centos5 on using pci=nomsi.
> That seems to be the only way. After the install grub loads but thats
> about as far as it gets. It looks like a BIOS bug to me, but I just don't
> know. I left it sit for a few minutes and it just had the echoed boot
> params on the screen.
> I've tried booting with noapic nolapic apm=off acpi=off and noprobe but
> can't get any farther than this. Anyone know if this thing will boot?
This may help if you don't mind using lilo.
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