freebsd 10. trashing hard drives?

Erich Dollansky erichsfreebsdlist at
Wed Apr 16 06:51:07 UTC 2014


On Wed, 16 Apr 2014 01:06:45 -0500
bill <bill at> wrote:

> installed a bootable cd of 10. onto a 300gb sata drive in a 2007 
> emachine with 4gb ram. It completed the install and asked to reboot

> Does 10.x assume a TB+ drive and partition accordingly? Is there any 

FreeBSD starts a fresh installation with a GPT schema. Even with my
much newer machine, I am not able to use GPT. Just try if MBR works.


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