[PC-BSD Testing] Two problems

Arthur Koziol A-Koziol at neiu.edu
Fri Jun 17 13:36:55 PDT 2011


On 06/17/2011 3:28 PM, Roelof Wobben wrote:
>
> I've not done any playing with EasyBCD. Did it detect the FreeBSD 
> partition correctly? What is the exact text error you get when it 
> tries to boot?
>
>
> It looks like it.
> I have this choice:
> partition 1 (0xa5 - 57Gib)
> The exact message is
> boot error
> Roelof

Correct me if I am wrong but doesn't BSD need to reside on a primary 
partition? I don't recall reading that it can be booted off a logical 
partition. At the very least, the bootloader has to be on the primary 
partition.

Arthur
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