No boot messages after upgrading to 7.0-BETA2

Byung-Hee HWANG bh at
Fri Nov 9 07:43:25 PST 2007


On Fri, 2007-11-09 at 15:56 +0100, AngryWolf wrote:
> Hi,
> Recently I upgraded my FreeBSD 6.2 system to 7.0-BETA2 using cvsup and the 
> following howto, except that what I first did was a `pkg_delete -a':
> Everything went OK, except that, after the second reboot, now I can see:
> - no system messages (what I usually see in dmesg),
> - no rc messages (about daemons startup),
> - no general syslog messages (like using command 'su').
> It's like I've lost the default tty or something, because after the boot 
> process finishes, I can still log in, KDM starts up fine, etc.
> How can I fix this?
> FreeBSD localhost.localdomain 7.0-BETA2 FreeBSD 7.0-BETA2 #7: Fri Nov  9 
> 13:16:53 CET 2007     
> angrywolf at localhost.localdomain:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/MYKERNEL  i386
> I used the GENERIC configuration with the only difference that I added `device 
> atapicam' for kbd.
> Also, I'm not sure whether I should enable SMP for my CPU, which is Intel(R) 
> Celeron(R) D 3.20GHz.

Also i'm having 7.0-BETA2. But i have no such problems that you are
facing now. So i'll give you some more straight question. Did you
update /etc with mergemaster(8) after `make installworld'?
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