[PC-BSD Support] Installer hangs at boot

Ummon Karpe ummonk at gmail.com
Sun Mar 14 10:26:14 PDT 2010


I will try it. Just will have to read up on using the text-based disk
formatter for FreeBSD if it works :).

- Ummon


On Sat, Mar 13, 2010 at 6:25 PM, Markus Hitter <mah at jump-ing.de> wrote:

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> Am 13.03.2010 um 02:34 schrieb Ummon Karpe:
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>  Once the installer is finally loaded, it freezes at the welcome screen.
>> Pressing 1 or Enter does nothing, and I don't need to pause the timer, as it
>> remains at 10. Is there any obvious mistake I might be making?
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> Unlikely, as all the loader stuff, at least until the kernel is loaded,
> makes use of the BIOS interface. BSD hardware drivers appear on the scene
> after that.
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> Could you try the standard FreeBSD install disk? The 'disc1' thing is
> sufficient, it should load up into at least the installer.
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> Markus
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> Dipl. Ing. Markus Hitter
> http://www.jump-ing.de/
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