How to create NanoBSD iso image to install NanoBSD on vmware machine?
bganesh05 at gmail.com
Mon Jul 15 08:14:46 UTC 2013
Hard Disk is configured as IDE (IDE 1:1), vm settings.
When freebsd image is booting in this VM, before getting the above error,
following logs are displayed on boost console:
ada0: <VMWare Virtual IDE Hard Driver 00000001> ATA-4 device
ada0: Previously was known as ad3
Trying to mount root from cd9660:/dev/iso9660/nanoISO [ro]...
On Mon, Jul 15, 2013 at 3:56 PM, Olivier Nicole <olivier.nicole at cs.ait.ac.th
> > I am new to Nanobsd and trying to create an iso image which can be
> > installed on vmware machine.
> > I created an iso image using the disk image
> > (/usr/obj/nanobsd.full/_.disk.image) generated according to steps
> > given in NanoBSD
> > How To <http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en/articles/nanobsd/howto.html> .
> > VM could boot up with this ISO image, but I got an error as below before
> > could get OS installation prompt:
> > mount: /dev/ad0s3: No such file or directory
> > mount -o ro /dev/ad0s3 /conf/default/etc failed: droppnig into /bin/sh
> What type of disk have you defined on your VMWare virtual server? The
> default is SCSI, which corresponds to /dev/da, not ad.
> > Cannot read termcap database;
> > using dumb terminal settings.
> > #
> > do I need to use different commands or options to create iso image while
> > using nanobsd.sh script?
> > Please help.
> > Many thanks in advance for your help and time.
> > Best Regards,
> > - ganesh
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