Installing FreeBSD from USB CDROM drive
malcolm.kay at internode.on.net
Thu Feb 28 05:21:22 UTC 2008
On Thu, 28 Feb 2008 03:34 pm, Nerius Landys wrote:
> I am having problems installing both 6.3 and 7.0 using a CDROM drive that
> plugs into a USB port. The boot process starts, then I get scrambled text
> over the whole screen scrolling like crazy. I can't read any of it.
Are you sure the CD images are OK? Where did they come from.
Did you download iso images and write them yourself? If so how?
> I have no such problems booting or installing from other CDs on this same
> computer. Ubuntu 6.06 installs just fine, and System Rescue CD 0.4.2 boots
> up just fine. Any ideas?
Strange things happen but this would make me suspect the validity of the CD images.
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