[PC-BSD Testing] PC-BSD current CD

Jesse Smith jessefrgsmith at yahoo.ca
Tue Mar 15 06:54:30 PDT 2011


On 03/14/11 16:01, Kris Moore wrote:
> On 03/14/11 11:33, Jesse Smith wrote:
>
>>
>> I'm running the PC-BSD beta in a VirtualBox environment. The underlying
>> system has an Intel on board video card. I've been running PC-BSD 8.0
>> and 8.1 in this manner without any problems.
>>
>> You're right, I do not get as far as the display wizard screen. I tried
>> your suggestion of enabling VESA at the boot menu and had the same
>> result. Also this time around I discovered the system isn't actually
>> frozen. I can use the ALT+function keys to switch TTYs and login via
>> those consoles, it's just the graphical login screen that doesn't come
>> up.
>>
>> - Jesse
>>
>
> Ok, that helps. I'll take a look at the CD images here in VirtualBox,
> probably is missing some critical file / library :)
>

> Jesse,
> 
> I took at look at the 9x64 CURRENT CD here, and it installed / ran the 
> video tool / desktop just fine. Did you test this with the 32bit ISO?



Yes, I was using the 32-bit install CD. The file name on the image was
"PCBSD9-CURRENT-20110225-x86-CD.iso"





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