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

Juergen Lock pcbsd-testing-l at jelal.kn-bremen.de
Mon Jun 20 09:55:32 PDT 2011


On Mon, Jun 20, 2011 at 12:03:18PM -0400, Kris Moore wrote:
> 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?
> 
No that's what I meant with `when I tried selecting network
installation...'  (so it also didn't work.)

 Sorry...
	Juergen


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