bootable CD error while installing 5.2..
hay at kaostr.org
Wed Feb 25 21:35:52 PST 2004
Yes you are right. I am trying to create a new bootable cd. I will burn the
cd with your method...Then I will say it is okay or not.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Roland Wells" <freebsd at thebeatbox.org>
To: "hay" <hay at kaostr.org>; <freebsd-questions at freebsd.org>
Sent: Thursday, February 26, 2004 5:44 AM
Subject: RE: bootable CD error while installing 5.2..
> It sounds like you are not burning the images to cd correctly.
> There should be an option in easy cd creator to burn a image.
> Something like:
> File->Record CD from CD Image...
> Then select the .iso file...and burn
> It sounds like you are trying to create a new bootable cd. The FreeBSD
> iso's are already bootable when burned. All you need to do is burn the
> image. Once burned, your cd should contain many files and folders.
> Hope that helps,
> Roland Wells
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: owner-freebsd-questions at freebsd.org
> > [mailto:owner-freebsd-questions at freebsd.org]On Behalf Of hay
> > Sent: Wednesday, February 25, 2004 5:46 PM
> > To: freebsd-questions at freebsd.org
> > Subject: bootable CD error while installing 5.2..
> > Hello List,
> > I downloaded 4 cd iso images from freebsd ftp site,
> > bootableonly, disk1,
> > disk2 and miniinstall. I drag bootableonly.iso file to the
> > list and writing
> > bootable cd with easy cd creater, two files are here in the list,
> > bootcat.bin, bootimg.bin. Writing is okay but cd is not
> > booting. No boot
> > emule message is appearing when restarting computer and
> > message stays there
> > until I close the pc.. Winxp bootable cd is working as
> > expected, but my
> > first and second attemp to make a bootable freebsd cd failed.
> > My pc's bios
> > is capable of cd booting. Hard disk is 20GB Maxtor. Where am
> > I doing wrong?
> > Regards,
> > Sinan
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