FreeBSD 6.0 rc1 guest under vmware-workstation- on linux host (boot error)

Ralph Hempel rhempel at
Sat Oct 22 20:00:02 PDT 2005

Robin wrote:
> Hello all,
> I thought I'd give the new RC a whirl under vmware, after setting the 
> guest to boot from the CDROM (which was the CD1 .ISO), shortly I 
> recieved this error:
> (BTX halted)

Yep. Me too. I googled this and it appears to be a known
issue with the IDE CDROM driver in 6.0


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