floppy install troubles

Jun Kuriyama kuriyama at imgsrc.co.jp
Thu Nov 13 03:10:38 PST 2003

At Wed, 12 Nov 2003 03:48:01 +0000 (UTC),
Peter Schultz wrote:
> I'm having trouble installing with the 5.1-CURRENT-20031110-JPSNAP 
> floppies I got off snapshots.jp.freebsd.org.  First off, I tried to 
> create a new slice and it wants to use /dev/ad0p1.  I don't believe the 
> p is correct.  I tried again without changing the slices at all, and 
> when newfs ran the install stopped with this error: "newfs: Cannot 
> retrieve operator gid".

I saw "p" slice too.  Is your disk is fresh one (no write after
buying), or already used one?

Jun Kuriyama <kuriyama at imgsrc.co.jp> // IMG SRC, Inc.
             <kuriyama at FreeBSD.org> // FreeBSD Project

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