cannot install fc7, fc6, or fc5 on new machine
wrvlhlla at riede.org
Sun Jul 22 16:18:34 UTC 2007
On 7/20/07, Vicki and Dave Stevenson <vicndave at pacbell.net> wrote:
> I bought a few parts and built a little PC:
> cpu: AMD A64 X2 5600 2.8GHz AM2
> mb: ASUS M2A-VM HDMI (with on-board video)
> ram: 4GB
> hdd: Seagate 750GB Sata II ST3750640AS
> dvd: Pioneer 18X DVD-RW SATA DVR-212D
> So I tried fc5 from CD (tried both graphical and text mode) and both
> times it gave the following error (and then hung):
> isapnp: Scanning for PnP cards...
> BUG soft lockup detected on CPU#0!
It is always a good idea to verify the stability of hardware you've
put together yourself with memtest86+ from www.memtest.org (at least
overnight w/o errors).
Good luck, Willem Riede.
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