[PC-BSD Testing] 9.1-BETA1 upgrade problem

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Fri Jul 20 06:23:35 PDT 2012

On 07/19/2012 17:37, Harlan Stenn wrote:
> I had a box running 9.0-STABLE from around 11 June 2012.
> I had it do an upgrade to 9.1-BETA1 last night.
> This morning the box told me to reboot it to start the actual upgrade.
> After the final reboot of the process I was getting messages aabout init
> not being able to exec /usr/libexec/getty.
> I rebooted the box into single-user mode (it was upset that I did not do
> a clean shutdown, and I think it also noticed I had read-only
> filesystems), ran fsck -p, and noticed that no filesystems were mounted.
> After a bit more digging I noticed that /etc/rc was 0 bytes long.
> I copied /etc/rc.backup to /etc/rc and rebooted the box - seems OK after
> that (although I don't know that my /etc/rc is at the correct revision).
> If more info is needed please let me know.

Sounds like it failed extracting the new files.. Can you check /root, is
there a pcbsd-system-upgrade.log file there? Can you send that over?

Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software

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