can't pxeboot BETA1

Garrett Cooper yanegomi at
Thu Aug 11 05:02:23 UTC 2011

On Wed, Aug 10, 2011 at 7:13 PM, Elliot Finley <efinley.lists at> wrote:
> trying to pxeboot according to this page
> but instead using 9.0-BETA1 doesn't work.
> can't mount root from ufs:/dev/md0

The new installer doesn't operate from an mfsroot. That's why the
above wiki directions don't work...

Just remove the vfs.root.mountfrom line and stuff should just work
with bsdinstall. Please note that the installer has changed.

That or you can generate sysinstall based media if you want..


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