instalation problem - unable to find device node

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at
Mon Mar 24 07:34:20 PDT 2008

Don't top-post, please.

javo <javomail at> writes:

> of course, I have writen it down and mailed to the conference :)

I asked because there is no such thing as  /dev/x as far as I can
tell.  I thought it might have stood for something else.

> 2008/3/22, Lowell Gilbert <freebsd-questions-local at>:
>> javo <javomail at> writes:
>> > I'm newbie to FreeBSD, I tried to install it month ago and everything
>> was
>> > OK, freeBSD was the only system running,
>> >
>> > later, I've installed windows and gentoo, and I've left space for
>> FreBSD,
>> > now during the instalation I got this error after configuring my disk
>> > partitions,
>> >
>> > unable to find device node for /dev/x in /dev! and instalation won't
>> > continue
>> Is that literally what it says?

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