FreeBSD 7 installs where FreeBSD 8 wont due to CD
jkim at FreeBSD.org
Tue Dec 7 00:18:36 UTC 2010
On Monday 06 December 2010 06:46 pm, Pete French wrote:
> So, I just gave the 8.1 CD a try - which didnt take nearly as long
> as anticipated. End result is that it also fails to insall. Pr
> filed as http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/query-pr.cgi?pr=152874
> Am wndering if this could be due to the change in the USB stack
> somehow though - I have a feeling that iLO presents the drive
> as a USB drive, and that there is already an IDE drive
> physicaly in the machine.
This problem may be a reverse problem of this PR:
In other words, your virtual CD-ROM reads correct TOC from mounted
image but block size is wrong? Maybe old umass(4) corrects this case
heuristicly but the new USB stack doesn't?
Just thinking out loud...
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