[Bug 261653] ISO Installer fails when optional packages are selected

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Date: Tue, 01 Feb 2022 13:42:31 UTC

            Bug ID: 261653
           Summary: ISO Installer fails when optional packages are
           Product: Base System
           Version: CURRENT
          Hardware: amd64
                OS: Any
            Status: New
          Severity: Affects Many People
          Priority: ---
         Component: misc
          Assignee: bugs@FreeBSD.org
          Reporter: pjfloyd@wanadoo.fr

Created attachment 231492
  --> https://bugs.freebsd.org/bugzilla/attachment.cgi?id=231492&action=edit
First fail message

Steps to produce with VirtualBox (I haven't tried a non-virtual box install)

1. Create VM. 4GB RAM 16MB Vido RAM VBoxVGA 20GB IDE Primary Device vdi image
OSS audio ICH AC97 network Intel PRO/1000 MT Desktop (NAT).

(this is the same config that I've used with 9/10/11/12/13 without problems).

2. Boot off the dowloaded ISO
In this case
but I've been having this problem for months

3. Select Install

4. Change the keymap to United Kingdom

5. Set the hotname to 'freebsd'


7. OK for the dialog saying packages not found locally

8 OK for the Intel NIC

9. Yes for IPV4

10. Yes for DHCP

(lease acquired)

11. Yes for IPv6

12. Yes for SLAAC

13 accept defaults for dns

14. Auto UFS

15. Entire Disk and Yes then MBR

16 Finish

17. Commit

18 leave the default download site as ftp://ftp.freebsd.org

A seroes of errors for the packages is next.

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