kernel panic installing FreeBSD/alpha 4.8-RELEASE

Marco Beishuizen marco at
Wed May 7 10:36:36 PDT 2003

On Wed, 7 May 2003, the wise Marco Beishuizen spoke, and said:

> On Wed, 7 May 2003, the wise Wilko Bulte spoke, and said:
> > No, not likely. You would generally see machine checks in that case.
> Would it work to install 5.0-RELEASE instead?

Tried 5.0-RELEASE instead, but 5.0 can't load it's kernel:

elf_loadexec: archsw.readin failed
can't load file '/kernel': input/output error

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