Haiku R1 alpha3 fails to boot on Asus A8V-VM, Athlon-64 3200+

Forum thread started by goldencut on Fri, 2011-09-02 19:19

Tried the ISO and anyboot. Bootloader starts running dots and then REBOOT! Funny thing is that when I start the bootprocess from PLOP Boot Manager (there's a option to boot from CD) the process runs further than if I start it from cold start BIOS boot device selection menu.

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Re: Haiku R1 alpha3 fails to boot on Asus A8V-VM, Athlon-64 ...

I have an Asus A8N-BR/HP Pyrite-GL8E motherboard and I am encountering the same issue. I was thinking it was this issue https://dev.haiku-os.org/ticket/7540, but last night I unplugged the SATA HDD and tried to boot Alpha 3 (ISO) CD from a USB drive and still receive the same boot behavior (initiate boot, progress dots and then system reboot).

After prelimianry investigation I assumed Haiku would be compatiable with my system.

Motherboard: A8N-BR/HP Pyrite-GL8E
Chipset: NVIDIA GeForce 6150 LE (Southbridge: nForce 430 (also called MCP51))
CPU: AMD Athlon 64 x2 Dual Core Processor 3800+ 2.00 Ghz Socket: AM2
Memory: 1.00 GB
Onboard audio: Built-in Azalia 8 channel audio
Realtek ALC888 8-channel High Definition Audio
Onboard LAN: Realtek RTL8201CL 10/100 Mbps Fast Ethernet
PCI WLAN: Atheros AR5005G Wireless Network Adapter
Hard Disk: Hitachi HDT725025VLA SATA 7200 RPM 250 gig
Boot Drive: DVD-RW 16X HL-DT-ST DVDRRW GSA-H20L IDE Drive connected via Generic