[PC-BSD Testing] 9-STABLE 20120622 - Now available!

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Mon Jun 25 08:52:31 PDT 2012


On 06/25/2012 11:35, Arthur Koziol wrote:
> Kris,
>
> Just wanted to let you know that I am now able to successfully boot
> the x86 version of the new 20120622 snapshot. Whee. As you might
> remember, the previous ones would panic and fail when booting to
> setup. Any idea what got fixed?
>
> Arthur
>
>
Arthur,

I switched us to doing a more "vanilla" FreeBSD CD boot process. Now we
won't use a large mfsroot, and instead run directly from the DVD/USB
disk during bootup. That seems to work better. It seems the mfsroot
method has some bugs in the process somewhere.

-- 
Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software
iXsystems



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