/boot at beginning of drive

Glenn Dawson glenn at antimatter.net
Sun Apr 16 19:45:54 UTC 2006

At 12:40 PM 4/16/2006, Brendan Grossman wrote:
>I'm trying to install FreeBSD with the following partition scheme...
>/boot 100mb (50mb too small? Install fails with filesystem full error)
>swap 1gb
>/tmp 100mb
>/ remainder
>However after I install and boot, it says it can't find /boot/kernel/kernel
>The version is 6.0. Am I missing sometihng obvious? Does it need to mount /
>first? If so, how?

/boot has to be in the / file system.

There's a rather lengthy thread about this a few months back if you 
search the archives.


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