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

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Wed Nov 7 08:48:51 PST 2012


On 11/07/2012 11:46, Randy Schultz wrote:
> On Wed, 7 Nov 2012, Kris Moore spaketh thusly:
>
> -}
> -}Can you test installing FreeBSD on this system? Also, did you change any
> -}file-system details? UFS or ZFS? GPT or MBR?
>
> I just installed 8.2 (closest newest one I had).  Worked like a champ.
>
> Did not change any filesystem details.  The only non-default thing I did was to also install fvwm.  Everything
> else was whatever the installer wanted to do.
>
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>
> nosce te ipsum
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Those defaults may change though based upon the hardware of the box. If
you can do the install again, go ahead and take a note of the disk setup
screen, if its UFS or ZFS. Maybe click configure and change it to the
other and see if that makes a difference. It could be an issue with ZFS
loader.

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Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software
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