[PC-BSD Testing] USB image

Bill Leeper protagonist at charter.net
Mon Jul 28 08:51:26 PDT 2008


Kris Moore wrote:
> Bill Leeper wrote:
>   
>> I got dd to write the image out to a flash drive and it shows up in  
>> the boot list. When I try to boot from it, however, it boots up the  
>> Alpha7 on the HD instead.
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>> Computers can be fun again
>>                  format C:\
>>    Alternatives are out there
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> On my system here, I had to go into the BIOS, and look at the hard disk 
> drive boot order. It showed my USB stick, but it always defaults to the 
> last boot device, if you bump it up to first, it should boot properly then.
>
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>   
Thanks, that did the trick. I thought about trying that and got side 
tracked. Next time I guess I will have to follow my hunches. Anyway, 
after the reinstall I am happy to repost I am still having zero problems 
with ZFS.

Bill



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