[PC-BSD Testing] New Alpha ISO 05242008

Terry Poulin bigboss1964 at gmail.com
Sun May 25 17:43:08 PDT 2008

Dang it, I still haven't burned the last one I downloaded yet :\

I'll probably try UFS+Journaling on the test machine when I can get it

@Bill Leeper

Some times I wonder... At least two people have hit the forums this
week that have had issues with PBI's built on 1.4.1 running on 1.5.1.

On Sun, May 25, 2008 at 2:38 PM, Kris Moore <kris at pcbsd.com> wrote:
> Everybody,
> Here's the latest PCBSD7 alpha ISO for testing:
> ftp://ftp.pcbsd.org/pub/alpha-isos/i386/PCBSD7-Alpha-x86-05242008.iso
> MD5 (PCBSD7-Alpha-x86-05242008.iso) = c20aaf83cc1c92ca7dfcaf8f0bbdeea2
> This ISO has a few new features which will require some testing to
> ensure proper functionality. First is the improved keyboard selection
> tool in the installer GUI. Now you are able to select your layout, model
> and variant from all the available choices in Xorg. Your choice will be
> immediately enabled, and then should be transfered to your installed
> system as well.
> Next is the ability to choose your filesystem type for the install. So
> far I've gotten working UFS, UFS + Softupdates and UFS + Journaling.
> Please test these options out, and let us know of any problems you
> encounter. There is an option for ZFS as well, but it is not yet
> implemented, so please don't bother trying it just yet. The next alpha
> will hopefully have it fully implemented.
> Thanks!
> --
> Kris Moore
> PC-BSD Software
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