[PC-BSD Testing] 10.0 on MacBook Pro

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Fri Jan 24 07:19:40 PST 2014

On 01/23/2014 21:28, Cory Smelosky wrote:
> On Thu, 23 Jan 2014, Kris Moore wrote:
>> On 01/23/2014 01:47, Cory Smelosky wrote:
>> That is odd that the disk wouldn't show up in the GUI. Did you plug it
>> in after the GUI started or before? Maybe it just didn't probe it in
>> time? If you reboot with the disk connected, boot to the GUI and see if
>> it shows up again. If not, right-click to bring up an "xterm" and get me
>> the output of this command:
> If I reboot with it connected, it finds 0 disks.  Not even the one it
> booted from or the one physically in the system!
> This is after the GUI, btw.  It's booted from USB and the other target
> disk is USB.  If the RC5 weren't nearly 4G I'd download that for a
> test...but I expect minor changes.
>> # /usr/local/sbin/pc-sysinstal disk-list
> I can't right click...and I am out of USB ports.
> Result: "sort: illegal byte sequence"
> That's...unusual.  What kind of `sort` magic are you doing? ;)

Nothing I can think of that would cause that...

Can you get me output of "sysctl -n kern.disks" and then run "camcontrol
identify <disk>" on each of them? Maybe we have some odd characters
coming from there.

Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software

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