8.0-Beta installation problem -- Unable to find
roberthuff at rcn.com
Tue Sep 15 12:15:27 UTC 2009
Kurt Jaeger writes:
> > > I had the same problem with beta4:
> My previous tests were with 8.0-beta4-amd64.
> I now tested with 8.0-beta3-i386, this time installation and
> partitioning worked.
> It seems to be a bug with the amd64 code ?
That might be.
I have tried this with:
1) amd64 beta3 and beta4 using the downloaded DVD images
2) 7.1/7.2 using the installation CD from the set sold by
I also tried on several sets of hardware: SCSI, IDE, SATA. The
number of disks and number of slices and partitions per disk had no
(1) always failed; (2) succeeded. (Fruitlessly, since the
specification was for a clean install of 8.0 code and I had to wipe
and try (1) again.)
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