[PC-BSD Testing] Install woes on MacBook2,1

Brodey Dover doverosx at gmail.com
Wed Jan 12 08:14:12 PST 2011


That's odd, it doesn't appear to understand the GPT. Can you try
killing the linux-data partition? That is what you want right?

Brodey

On Tue, Jan 11, 2011 at 12:04 PM, Miki Janosi <mjanosi at uakron.edu> wrote:
> Specs:
>  2G Memory
>  ad5 - 114473MB <TOSHIBA MK1234GSX AH008B>
>  using PCBSD8.2-RC1-x64-DVD.iso
>
>  ad5p1: 200MB efi
>  ad5p2: 93056MB apple-hfs
>  ad5p3: 21214MB linux-data
>
> Selecting ad5p3 and hitting next give me the following
> error regardless of whether [ ] "Partition with GPT for
> full disk install" is checked or not and ( ) "Customize
> Disk Partitions (Advanced)" tries to use the entire disk,
> not the slice.
>
>  PC-BSD Installer Error
>  (X) Can only install directly to a MBR partition!
>  Please use 'entire disk' or delete all partitions and create a new one.
>
> After I "- Delete" the slice, trying to "+ Add" does
> nothing, as if it is being ignored.
>
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