Installing from File System
dweimer at orscheln.com
Tue Nov 1 11:30:09 PST 2005
I knew I was missing something really simple, that did the trick.
Sr. Network Administrator
Orscheln Management Company
From: Lowell Gilbert [mailto:freebsd-questions-local at be-well.ilk.org]
Sent: Saturday, October 29, 2005 12:40 PM
To: Dean Weimer
Cc: 'freebsd-questions at freebsd.org'
Subject: Re: Installing from File System
Dean Weimer <dweimer at orscheln.com> writes:
> I have setup FreeBSD 5.4, with a minimal installation from the CDRom,
> I would like to be able to change configuration options, such as
> adding something from the packages collection on the CDs, or adding
> more of the distributions at a later point remotely, using
> /stand/sysinstall. I figured I could copy both cds 1 and 2 into a
> directory on the machine, and choose file system from the installation
media page. All works good up to a point.
> then I receive a message stating that this is Disc 0 and the packages
> is on Disc 1. How do I make the install section realize that all of
> the files are on the file system?
Build an appropriate packages/INDEX file.
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