ROSA Linux Bugzilla – Bug 4564
Boot of ROSA Fresh R4 failed on ASUS X71SL Notebook
Last modified: 2014-12-02 16:34:25 MSK
Description of problem:
Failed to start installer of ROSA Fresh R4 (64-bit) on ASUS X71SL Notebook. The system hangs after clicking on any entry in the syslinux menu.
Boot OK with ROSA Fresh R3: http://hw.rosalinux.ru/index.php?probe=7e9235227c
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): R4
How reproducible: always
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Insert flash drive with ROSA Fresh R4
2. Select Start or Install in syslinux
Created attachment 3367 [details]
hang screen (white)
Fixed by changing value of New Card Interface to LOCKED in BIOS (Security > I/O Interface Security).
Is this a bug with system, kernel or hardware?
ASUS X71SL + R4: http://hw.rosalinux.ru/index.php?probe=849fa99a0f
Hard to tell, I never heard about this option and have absolutely no idea what it's supposed to mean. Googling discovered several Ubuntu-related reports about similar booting problems with ASUS notebooks which were solved by switching this option, however no explanations were supplied...
Add the information to errata?
(In reply to comment #4)
> Add the information to errata?
Yes, would be helpful.