[CentOS] [EXTERNAL] Re: Install of CentOS 7.6 On Dell PowerEdge R830 Hangs

Wed Jul 3 15:42:27 UTC 2019
Virgo, Paul E. (GSFC-610.2)[ADNET SYSTEMS INC] <paul.e.virgo at nasa.gov>


I did go into the BIOS to see if that made any difference, and didn't see
anything to set/unset . That was the problem.


From: mark <m.roth at 5-cent.us>
Sent: Wednesday, July 3, 2019 10:41 AM
To: Virgo, Paul E. (GSFC-610.2)[ADNET SYSTEMS INC]; CentOS mailing list
Subject: [EXTERNAL] Re: [CentOS] Install of CentOS 7.6 On Dell PowerEdge R830 Hangs

Virgo, Paul E. \(GSFC-610.2\)\[ADNET SYSTEMS INC\] via CentOS wrote:
> All,
> Seems like the latest CentOS 7.6 and I are not playing well together,
> these days.
> I'm attempting to use our pxeboot setup to install the latest CentOS 7 on
> a Dell PowerEdge R830. The install starts then gets to a certain point and
>  hangs. That certain point is: FADT indicates ASPM is unsupported, using
> BIOS configuration
> Now I've tried to see where the Active Server Power Management setting is
> in the BIOS, but have had no luck whatsoever. Any thoughts or ideas??
Not that I'm enamored of it, but why BIOS and not UEFI? Dell's running
newer m/b that like UEFI over BIOS.

Also, have you looked in the BIOS to see what those settings are?