[PC-BSD Testing] PC-BSD 8 RC2

Yuri Momotiuk yurkis at gmail.com
Mon Feb 15 06:01:50 PST 2010


2010/2/14 Johann Hugo <jhugo at meraka.csir.co.za>

> Some comments:
>
> -It looks great, thanks to the team
>
> -The new X driver for Intel cards works a lot faster on an old PC
>
> - Installation was smooth
>
> -The new splash page during bootup looks great, but it will not always go
> the
> text mode if I hit any key.
>
> - X config tool ignored my 1440x900 selection and defaulted to 1024x768
> setting the monitor frequency manually does not help
> Got a working xorg.conf withXorg  -configure
> Culprit seems to be option NoDDC
> original xorg.conf works fine if I comment it out.
>
> - The software manager works fine, until one of the installs fails (pbi not
> there or network down etc)
> after that it wil download other pbi's, but they are not installed
> If I download them via firefox and install then with dolphin it works fine
>

Can confirm that! At that time Software manager on my PC-BSD-RC2 just hide
pbi after download (not install it)


>
> - When X starts up, it displays a message:
> Power management
> The profile has been selected, but it does not exist
>

Confirm. But IMHO it is cosmetic bug.

Also wold be great if installer could set boot splash corresponding  to
selected language.
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