sysinstall fails

David O'Brien obrien at
Wed Nov 12 08:24:20 PST 2003

On Wed, Nov 12, 2003 at 11:37:03AM +0200, toha at wrote:
> 	I've made fresh (20031111) release from HEAD.
> 	During installation, sysinstall has troubles creating
> 	filesystems.
> 	1). fdisk creates slice with name "ad0p1". and newfs
> 		can't find /dev/ad0p1*.
> 	2). if i create slice, then do "rescan devices" or
> 		rerun sysinstall, slice has name "ad0s1". but
> 		newfs says: "cannot retrive operator gid"

Yes.  I ran into this just yesterday.

-- David  (obrien at

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