disk geometry problem

Adam blueeskimo at gmx.net
Thu Jun 12 13:04:13 PDT 2003

On Thu, 2003-06-12 at 15:47, prodigy wrote:
> I got a problem with installation of freebsd v.4.8
> I cannot get past the boot manager's F? prompt after installation. Where and How can I find out exact disc geometry.

You can get it in 2 ways:

a) From the system BIOS
b) From the FreeBSD install CD, when setting up your partitions (it
reports the disk geometry at the top of the screen)

Hope this helps,
Adam <blueeskimo at gmx.net>

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