where are base, info, kernels, dict, doc, games, manpages, ports, src, etc. for 7.0-REL?

Sean Cavanaugh Millenia2000 at hotmail.com
Wed Mar 5 22:09:02 UTC 2008

are you using 7.0-RELEASE-XXXX-bootonly.iso or 7.0-RELEASE-XXXX-Disc1.iso

the later has the files on it and can be installed without any network 
connection at all.


From: "William Bulley" <web at umich.edu>
Sent: Wednesday, March 05, 2008 4:42 PM
To: <freebsd-questions at freebsd.org>
Subject: where are base, info, kernels, dict, doc, games, manpages, 
ports,src, etc. for 7.0-REL?

> I can't seem to find the "distributions" listed in
> the Subject: line on any of the 7.0-RELEASE ISO images.
> What am I missing?
> I know the 7.0-RELEASE announcement says the "bootable"
> ISO can be used along with FTP to finish the install, but
> I can't get FTP (or passive FTP, for that matter) to work
> as it has in the past.  I am behind a m0n0wall firewall,
> but I believe I have used passive FTP in the past to get
> around that problem.  I even opened up the firewall with
> a "pass all" rule, but it still didn't work.  It looked
> like it could not resolve ftp.freebsd.org or ftp9.freebsd.org
> since it hung there "trying to connect with..." until it
> gave up.  I tried several different (known good) DNS server
> IP addresses, but nothing worked.
> Then I went looking for the distributions in the ISO
> images.  Not finding them there either has really had
> a negative impact on my install today, sigh...   :-(
> Regards,
> web...
> --
> William Bulley                     Email: web at umich.edu
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