Error 1: gpart create -s GPT ad0

Kris Moore kris at
Sat Nov 13 03:29:16 UTC 2010

On Fri, Nov 12, 2010 at 08:47:00PM +0200, Ivan Klymenko wrote:
> Hello! People.
> I use the alternate installer pc-sysinstall based on FreeBSD
> 9.0-CURRENT r215176
> When you load the virtual machine qemu disk ad0 is determined by:
> but when trying to create a section displays the following error:
> Think all options for gpart are correct - what can there be a problem?
> Thanks!

The gpart syntax looks correct, and ad0 is being used elsewhere in your install process successfully. Is this a fresh disk / image? Perhaps something has broken in the gpart command?

Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software

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