misc/152874: 8.1 install fails where 7.3 works due to lack of
choice of CD drive
petefrench at ticketswitch.com
Tue Dec 7 02:10:13 UTC 2010
The following reply was made to PR misc/152874; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: Pete French <petefrench at ticketswitch.com>
To: jhell at DataIX.net
Cc: FreeBSD-gnats-submit at freebsd.org
Subject: Re: misc/152874: 8.1 install fails where 7.3 works due to lack of choice of CD drive
Date: Tue, 07 Dec 2010 02:05:08 +0000
> Or boot into your BIOS and change one of the CDROM/DVD drives to an off
> state so its not picked up by the install.
I hadn't actually though of trying that - I will give it a shot later
if I get an opportunity and see if it fixes it. I have a feeling that
the actual problem is it not seeing the 2nd CD at all after ome investigation
though - possibly due to USB differences between 7 and 8.
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