[PC-BSD Testing] adding components on latest 9/amd64 snapshot; vbox guest additions

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Mon Jun 20 09:03:18 PDT 2011


On 06/16/2011 16:50, Juergen Lock wrote:
> Hi!
>
>   I just installed the latest 9/amd64 snapshot in vbox and missed the
> option to add mythtv (I think I now know where that is...) so I
> tried to add it post-installation via the system manager.  When I
> click `apply changes' and select DVD (I tried on both kde and xfce)
> I get:
>
> 	Could not locate installation media on this system!
>
> even tho both dolphin and thunar see the install iso contents, and
> when I tried selecting network installation I got:
>
> 	The meta-pkg manager returned an error. For more details please look at the log file: /tmp/.pc-metapkgmanager.log
>
> and /tmp/.pc-metapkgmanager.log was empty.
>
>   And I also have an unrelated suggestion, how about an option to
> add vbox guest additions at install time and setup xorg.conf for
> it?  (I did that manually...)
>
>   Thanx! :)
> 	Juergen
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I've fixed it for the next snapshot so that the log file doesn't get 
blown away like this :)

Also are you able to install via the mirror? Does that work?


-- 
Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software
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