[PC-BSD Testing] PCBSD 9 x64 usbfull image

jmdennis @dslextreme.com jmdennis at dslextreme.com
Fri Mar 11 00:59:51 PST 2011


When you installed it to your laptop did you have to pick the vesa for
x or did it just work booting itself through the default menu.  I am
downloading the DVD version and will try this when I get home.

On Fri, Mar 11, 2011 at 12:26 AM, Gour <gour at atmarama.net> wrote:
> On Thu, 10 Mar 2011 21:36:29 -0800
> "jmdennis @dslextreme.com"
> <jmdennis at dslextreme.com> wrote:
>
>> I had problems during the install of this.  I got to the point where
>> it does the actual install and at the top it showed 20% and below it
>> took an hour just to show 5%.  I realize that the xorg takes a while
>> to install but when I installed it before I used the DVD image since
>> the USB image was not working and I had no problems doing the install.
>
> I had the same issue with USB image and had to download DVD iso.
>
>> Another thing I noticed is that I have to pick option 6 when it first
>> starts to set up xorg to use vesa but then it works fine.  It would be
>> nice if you would include the ati driver even just the xf86-video-ati
>> driver.  I noticed that before the install where you pick what
>> desktops you want that you have the nvidia driver under the hardware
>> drivers section but not one for ati.  I do appreciate that you have
>> the hplip in that section as it is nice to have it there so I do not
>> need to install it later on.
>
> Otoh, I was able to install on my laptop with ATI graphic card.
>
>
> Sincerely,
> Gour
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