can't mount root during freebsd-update 7.0 -> 8.1 on amd64

Andrey V. Elsukov bu7cher at
Mon Dec 6 07:30:54 UTC 2010

On 06.12.2010 10:22, perryh at wrote:
> Thanks, that's what I had hoped (but had noticed a few things lately
> that had me wondering whether they might perhaps not be working
> entirely _correctly_ -- I need to do some more experimentation).
> The next question then is, when _does_ the kernel need to include
> added options like GEOM_BSD and/or GEOM_PART_BSD?

GEOM_BSD is deprecated in FreeBSD 8.x+ and should not be included.
GEOM_PART_BSD is already included in DEFAULTS config.

WBR, Andrey V. Elsukov

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