9RC2 amd64 "Can't work out which disk we are booting from"

Alexander Yerenkow yerenkow at gmail.com
Sat Nov 19 17:14:56 UTC 2011

Actually when I was trying to build amd64 image from sources from about
PRE-RC1 I have exactly same error.
But I have not found what it was, and switched to build i386 images only

2011/11/19 Jakub Lach <jakub_lach at mailplus.pl>

> Hello.
> I'm almost positive it's probably my fault,
> but anyway, I have installed FreeBSD on
> laptop from source (9-STABLE), on the same
> machine I can't boot RC2 usb.img due to "Can't
> work out which disk we are booting.." and after
> installing RC2 on usbstick and trying to boot
> it, same problem occurs.
> (well, surprise).
> I have used default layout on usbdrive.
> Any ideas?
> ls show files structure, but boot /boot/kernel
> doesn't work.
> On the side note, Verbatim STORE N GO 2.66
> 8GB gave me nothing but problems, not
> recommended. (it's actually "Blaze Drive"
> but it's recognised as store 'n go)
> best regards,
> - Jakub Lach
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