Booting freebsd 7.1 from Firewire or USB2 drive

Timm Wimmers timm at
Fri Mar 20 12:01:53 PDT 2009

Andrew Moran schrieb:
> Hey guys,
> I was wondering if anyone had any success in installing FreeBSD 7.1 on a
> USB2 or Firewire 800 drive connected to an intel Mac Mini and
> successfully booting off of it?

If I remember right, enable the Open Firmware prompt to boot to other
devices than internal disks; or in target mode (pressing T), or boot
from CD (press C)!

That may help:

Didn't checked that. If you solve this, please share. ;)


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