Fixed!! 5.2 Floppy install

akruijff at akruijff at
Sat Jan 31 03:34:28 PST 2004

Citeren akruijff at

> I've just tried to install FreeBSD 5.2 on my new computer and run in
> to 
> a problem with my WD 250G disk.
> During reinstall it complains that its wrongly configured at C/H/S 
> 48521/16/63 and changes it to 30401/255/63. The install then goes as
> it 
> should but after the install it give me the error: "Invalid Partion
> Table" and then continues to try to the bootloader.
> The BIOS gives three possibilities but all different:
> CHS 65535/16/255 (I think this is the default at auto)
> LBA 16643/255/63
> Large 4095/240/255
> My question now is to what I should do?

Sorry it works now. What i had to do was: change the values back 
to 48521/16/63 in fdisk. I've set the bios to LBA because some 
document suggested that this would be more efficent.


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