[PC-BSD Testing] installer did not install sources (was Re: kernel source)

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Mon Apr 4 07:04:18 PDT 2011

On 04/03/2011 05:20, Gour-Gadadhara Dasa wrote:
> On Tue, 02 Sep 2008 11:46:42 -0400
> Kris Moore<kris at pcbsd.com>  wrote:
>> Clapper Zhu wrote:
>>> I installed PC-BSD beta. I did select "kernel source" during the
>>> installation,
>>> but, I don't see  anything in /use/src.
>>> I managed to get the latest kernel source (dated 8/28) and
>>> compiled, but it won't boot.
>> BTW, which type of media did you use to initially install with? I'll
>> need to find out why your source didn't get installed in the first
>> place.
> Latest amd64 9.0 snapshot also did not install sources although I
> selected src component (it was the only one to select) and now I
> ftp-ed src.tbz manually.
> I assume it should/can be extracted into /usr/src?
> /me wants to tweak kernel in order to disable witness etc.
> Sincerely,
> Gour
Yes, you can manually extract it to /usr/src

I'll take a look at why it failed to extract though.

Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software

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