freebsd install from floppy
plukawski at googlemail.com
Fri Mar 5 18:51:24 UTC 2010
Thanks a lot! Your solution works - system is up and running now :-)
However, in such a case I really cannot understand why nobody can change
just one parameter and put the file in a proper place in
It can simplify life for many people.
Thanks again for your help.
On 4 March 2010 05:51, illoai at gmail.com <illoai at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 3 March 2010 07:33, Piotr Lukawski <plukawski at googlemail.com> wrote:
> > Dears,
> > I need to install Freebsd 8.0 using floppy and then ftp, but there are no
> > floppy images in
> > ftp://ftp.FreeBSD.org/pub/FreeBSD/releases/i386/8.0-RELEASE/floppies/<
> > in
> > I tried so install Freebsd 7 using availiable floppy (successful) and
> > it to 8.0 (after 3 days finally error and now now whole /usr directory so
> > am stacked).
> > Could you please produce install floppy images for Freebsd 8.0? Please
> > please please. I have no power to do the install of 7, upgrade and fail
> > again :-(
> > Thanks in adavance.
> > Piotr
> Have you tried installing 8.0-RELEASE from your
> 7.x floppies? I have heard rumour that it is possible
> by just changing the release name under "View/Set
> Various Installation Options".
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