[PC-BSD Testing] Testing Digest, Vol 22, Issue 15

Ian Robinson fitchkendall at gmail.com
Sat Nov 15 14:18:01 PST 2008


On Fri, Nov 14, 2008 at 3:00 PM,  <testing-request at lists.pcbsd.org> wrote:
> Today's Topics:
>   1. HP xw8200 workstation boot problem SOLVED (Ian Robinson)
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>
> Message: 1
>
> I am happy to report that the latest FreeBSD 7.1-BETA2-i386 dated
> October -13-2008 boots flawlessly.  Therefore, the problem -- whatever
> it was -- is solved by this newer FreeBSD release -- which Kris
> Moore's dedication and past history shows is likely to filter its way
> into PCBSD very quickly. :)
>

FOLLOW-UP

Dear Kris Moore --

An interesting observation -- after I booted the hp xw8200 with
FreeBSD and used fdisk and label to identify and format the two SCSI
disks, I was able to boot with PCBSD 7.0.1 and install a fresh 7.0.1
system without any delays or any other problems.

Ian Robinson


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