[PC-BSD Testing] install works, system fails to boot

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Wed Nov 7 08:37:19 PST 2012


On 11/07/2012 08:22, Randy Schultz wrote:
> Hiya,
>
> Installed PCBSD9.1-RC2-x64-USBFULL on an HP Compaq Elite 8300. 
> Selected default on everything except the
> window managers (added fvwm).  Install jammed along just fine, get to
> the reboot point, click on reboot and
> system hangs.  The monitor goes black and it sits there doing
> nothing.  Have let it sit there for >5 mins w/o
> any change.  Power-cycled the box.  It boots to the "f1 freebsd/f6
> PXE" prompt.  Pressing f1 or letting it
> default, the system does not move from that spot, even after waiting
> >20 mins.
>
> -- 
>  Randy    (schulra at earlham.edu)      765.983.1283         <*>
>
> nosce te ipsum
>
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Randy,

Can you test installing FreeBSD on this system? Also, did you change any
file-system details? UFS or ZFS? GPT or MBR?



-- 
Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software
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