Commit 0bd348c2 authored by Grant Ayers's avatar Grant Ayers

Added info on enabling ACPI for FreeBSD.

parent b461b98b
......@@ -332,9 +332,18 @@ E. Testing the image
which tells pxeboot to boot from partition 1 (aka, the FreeBSD partition).
The machine should proceed to boot all the way to a login prompt. Watch
for startup problems, like account setup or mount failures. If all goes
well, login to the console with the root password you set and reboot again.
When you get the pxeboot prompt again, type space and then:
for startup problems, like account setup or mount failures. If your
kernel panics reporting unknown/missing bus errors, you may need to
enable ACPI. You can either do this directly in /boot/loader.conf by
setting acpi_load="YES", or by invoking our slicefix script while in
the admin-MFS:
set SLICEFIX_ACPI=YES
/usr/local/etc/emulab/slicefix -0 <disk> # e.g. ad4, etc.
If all goes well, login to the console with the root password you set
and reboot again. When you get the pxeboot prompt again, type space
and then:
part:2
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