How to install FreeBSD to USB-HDD?

Erich Dollansky erichsfreebsdlist at
Tue Jan 21 04:45:02 UTC 2014


On Tue, 21 Jan 2014 09:30:18 +0800
moogle <willardmoogle at> wrote:

>    I am new to FreeBSD. For working, I have to use Windows OS, and I
> konw FreeBSD is very strong, so I want to install FrssBSD to my
> USB-HDD(because the notebook is belong to my Company). I have read
> the official document, and research for 3 weeks. I have failed to
> finished it. Waiting for your help.

I forgot to mention that not all notebooks are able to boot from USB.
Also, some notebooks are able only to boot MBR structured disks. The
installer will put a GPT structure onto your disk by default. So, you
will have to watch for this too.


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