[nycbug-talk] Can I install FreeBSD 5.3 from a USB CD drive?
klimenta at runbox.com
Fri Aug 12 22:06:18 GMT 2005
Maude User wrote:
> Thanks for this info.
> The handbook chapter on BIOS (see below) doesn't mention "USB" but it
> says the machine
> can boot from "Removable Devices" so it sounds like your first
> suggestion about booting from
> removable drives would work.
Even if you boot from the USB CD, there is a chance that FreeBSD load
won't recognize the USB chipset, so you won't be able to choose the
source for the installation media.
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