[PC-BSD Support] installation failed

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.com
Tue Oct 7 09:02:45 PDT 2008


g.de_giorgio at libero.it wrote:
> Sorry for my english, 
> I try to install PCBSD 7 on my PC, but it reboot on at 58-60% of copying of files, so I cannot read any log to know what it's appened. 
> My PC is HP,Intel Core Duo, motherboard ASUS, GPU Nvidia GeForce 8400 GS, two HD SATA 2. 
> There are installed Gentoo and Archlinux also, without any problem; I tried to install FreeBSD 7.1 successfully.
> There is some solution?
> Thanks in advance.
> 

How much RAM is in the system, and how big of a partition are you 
installing it to? If you right-click on the background during the 
install, you can bring up "xterm" and run tail -f /var/log/messages to 
see any kernel errors, maybe a read error from disk? Was the MD5 of the 
ISO ok?


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Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software
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