[PC-BSD Testing] PC-BSD 10 rc2 and rc3 usb boot hang on "Grub loading. Welcome to GRUB!
miguelmclara at gmail.com
Fri Jan 17 10:07:51 PST 2014
Its a laptop, bit let me try to open it its just 2 screws anyway.
I can only do it later today though.
Kris Moore <kris at pcbsd.org> wrote:
>On 01/17/2014 09:29, Mike C. wrote:
>> Seems like it completely freezes reading the USB because the light
>> stops blinking.
>> I have another pen with a FreeBSD installation IMG, I plugged it and
>> in the boot options it only detects it self and the hard disk (F1 and
>> F2), I found that very odd since if I connect the pen to my newer
>> s3 it boots fine to the installer and very fast, I barely see the
>> welcome screen.
>> Its really a weird scenario.
>Yea, this is just straight up bizarre. Couple of additional questions.
>What is on the disk drive?
>If you disconnect the HD and try booting, does it work?
>> Kris Moore <kris at pcbsd.org> wrote:
>> On 01/16/2014 18:29, Miguel Clara wrote:
>> Hum... stays in the same state :|
>> That's a bummer, I really hoped that was the fix. I've got a
>> now which is supposed to have the same issue. I'm going to fiddle
>> it today and see if I can some up with some other fix. I'll
>> I get a new ISO made for testing.
>> On Thu, Jan 16, 2014 at 9:46 PM, Miguel Clara
>> <miguelmclara at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Downloading, I'll ping back after I try! On Thu, Jan 16,
>> 2014 at 9:12 PM, Kris Moore <kris at pcbsd.org> wrote:
>> On 01/16/2014 14:17, Kris Moore wrote:
>> On 01/16/2014 14:07, Miguel Clara wrote:
>> Its a Laptop indeed, but again its not Secure
>> Boot, it boots nice from using Grub (hd0,
>> where linux lives at the moment) and freebsd
>> loader works using the image from freebsd
>> 10-RC5. Its a laptop and the motherboard
>> to be updated to have UEFI. I think Kris is
>> onto it, Ubuntu grub boot is text mode and
>> FreeBSD too! can I changed this somehow in my
>> img? Or maybe a testing one can be uploaded?
>> I'm building a "test" ISO right now, I'll ping
>> back when its uploaded for you to try :)
>> Give this one a whirl:
>> Don't try to install with it, its just for booting
>> testing the grub menus :) Let me know if it fixes the
>> problem and I can get those changes into RC5. -- Kris
>> Moore PC-BSD Software iXsystems
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>> Kris Moore
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