[PC-BSD Testing] System not responsive after initial install screen

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Fri Nov 8 11:37:18 PST 2013


On 11/08/2013 13:00, Priyadarshan wrote:
> Hi,
>
> Last night I downloaded and burned to DVD the latest iso:
> http://iso.cdn.pcbsd.org/9.2-RELEASE/amd64/PCBSD9.2-RELEASE-x64-DVD-latest.iso
>
>
> When booting from the DVD, I get the "Welcome to GRUB" message, then
> the PC_BSD/TrueOS Installation graphical screen.
>
> Choosing the "Graphical Install" (or any of the three choices) brings
> up a black window. DVD spins up for about 20 seconds, but keyboard
> stop working, and the only option is to reboot.
>
> PC-BSD is working perfectly on this machine, at version:
>
> [root at akasha] ~# uname -a
>
> FreeBSD akasha 9-STABLE-p9 FreeBSD 9-STABLE-p9 #0: Sat Sep 14 01:02:17
> UTC 2013     root at amd64-builder.pcbsd.org:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/GENERIC
> amd64
>
>
>
> Thank you for any pointer on how to fix this,
>
> Priyadarshan
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If you let it sit several minutes, does it eventually continue? I've
seen several reports of GRUB taking a LONG time to initialize. No other
error messages? Also, did you test the checksum / burn?

-- 
Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software
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