Trouble installing from thumb drive

Walter Hurry walterhurry at
Sat Feb 15 19:04:16 UTC 2014

Warren Block wrote:

> On Sat, 15 Feb 2014, Walter Hurry wrote:
>> I'm trying to install FreeBSD-10.0-RELEASE-amd64-memstick.img (dd'd to a memory stick).
>> I can boot from the memory stick but it gets stuck at mountroot, with error 19.
>> I have verified the checksum of the downloaded image, and it's fine.
>> What other information can I provide so as to enable some kind soul to identify the problem?
> Please show the exact error message.  Depending on where it stops, 
> merely waiting a few seconds and pressing Enter may be enough.

I don't think I can log it, since (AFAIK) there is nowhere writable at this stage.

There is a screen photograph at


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