I'm bouncing around hoping to find someone who can understand
my problem. My apology if this is the wrong sub-forum. I'm
not sure if the problem is software or hardware.
I recently installed archbang (AB) and was messing around with
pacman. Yesterday when I boot, AB doesn't boot. Instead it
showed a screen with two lines. I suspected pacman installed
an incompatible library or something. Today, I reinstalled
AB and still got two lines (maybe the same thing???) saying
gscema-fsck. /dev/sda1. clean, 193490/798112 files, 1827790/3166224 blocks
7.366059] lpc_ich 0000:00:1f.0 I/O space for GPIO uninitialized
I can't read the top line since it is 1/3 blocked - so 1st
line is my guess.
Is there a fix in the BIOS or at bootup? Or using a liveCD?
I suspect this problem would occur with other distros (?!?).
Something got messed up with the display or something and
an AB reinstall did not help.
Update: I noticed
I tried loading defaults in the BIOS, i.e, in the BIOS, I
choose "Load FailSafe Defaults" and "Load Optimized Defaults".
I still get the same problem.
I understand GPIO means General Purpose Input/Output
but I don't see anything that looks like GPIO in the BIOS.
Can I fix this problem so that the desktop will boot
in the BIOS or bootloader?
Further update: I tried booting a SliTaz liveCD and get
the same problem. This GPIO problem has to fixed.
Thank in advanced for any help.