MacBook patches

Peter Jeremy peterjeremy at
Fri May 11 23:21:49 UTC 2007

On 2007-May-11 22:43:00 +0200, Arne Schwabe <schwabe at> wrote:
>I am. But I am a little bit how I should install FreeBSD on my Macbook. 
>Using the 7.0 April snapshots, FreeBSD boots. but dies in sysinstall: 
>BARF 170 > 171 (iirc) :(

This is a geom error.  There was a posting recently that geom can't
handle DOS-type filesystems with all spaces in the volume label - you
might be bumping into a similar problem.  I'm not sure if you can see
or patch your volume label.

Peter Jeremy
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