[PC-BSD Testing] Alpha 8.0-12062009 is available!
kris at pcbsd.org
Tue Dec 8 06:45:45 PST 2009
On Mon, 7 Dec 2009, Josh Paetzel wrote:
> I installed the x64 version in VMWare Fusion.
> Had the following three issues:
> The only installation method that would work was Use Entire Disk, which then proceeded to create s1 and use that instead of partitioning the raw device. Attempting to install to a slice failed.
Josh, Can you try this again, and look at the log file after it fails?
> After I installed the system failed to boot, dumping me at the mountroot prompt. Giving it the proper root device kicked it enough to boot
Check /dev/label/*, did a rootfs0 label get created for your root device?
If not, do you know of any reason a label would dissapear even though
"glabel label rootfs /dev/ad0s1a" returns success?
> There was a syntax error in rc.conf that stopped the system from going to multiuser.
I think I know where this is coming from, can you try this? Boot in vmware,
and open xterm when you get to the installer. Then run:
What does that return? I'm guessing there is some error in the output
> Josh Paetzel
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