kern/145158: 8.0-RELEASE DVD hang on boot

Garrett Cooper yanefbsd at
Mon Mar 29 07:10:10 UTC 2010

The following reply was made to PR kern/145158; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Garrett Cooper <yanefbsd at>
To: Miah <miah at>
Cc: freebsd-gnats-submit at
Subject: Re: kern/145158: 8.0-RELEASE DVD hang on boot
Date: Mon, 29 Mar 2010 00:00:33 -0700

 On Sun, Mar 28, 2010 at 11:24 PM, Miah <miah at> wrote:
 >>Number: =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 145158
 >>Category: =A0 =A0 =A0 kern
 >>Synopsis: =A0 =A0 =A0 8.0-RELEASE DVD hang on boot
 >>Confidential: =A0 no
 >>Severity: =A0 =A0 =A0 serious
 >>Priority: =A0 =A0 =A0 high
 >>Responsible: =A0 =A0freebsd-bugs
 >>State: =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0open
 >>Class: =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0sw-bug
 >>Submitter-Id: =A0 current-users
 >>Arrival-Date: =A0 Mon Mar 29 06:30:23 UTC 2010
 >>Originator: =A0 =A0 Miah
 >>Release: =A0 =A0 =A0 =A08.0-RELEASE
 > Ferrous Moon
 > I am unable to so much as boot from the release DVD on my machine.
 > The machine is a model MacBookPro5,1 with 2.93 GHz Intel Core2 Duo "Penry=
 n". Holds 4GB of RAM.
 > I am at a loss for what I can provide. The boot menu freezes if I select =
 an option and it does not count down. However, if I leave it for some time,=
  it will attempt to boot, but only gets a short way before permanently stal=
 > A linked photo displays where the console output is at the time of the ha=
 Hi Miah,
     Have you tried the directions posted here yet : ?

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