On Mon, 20 Jan 2003, Mike Loiterman wrote: > Date: Mon, 20 Jan 2003 21:42:23 -0600 > From: Mike Loiterman <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> > To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] > Subject: CD-ROM installtion problems. > > > -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- > Hash: SHA1 > > Just downloaded 5.0 and successfully burnt the discs. > > Unfortunately I have been unable to get my system to boot with the discs. Disc 1 >works fine with others systems, however. > > I can boot the system with a windows disk without problems, so the CD-ROM drive >appears to work. > > I can boot the system with the floppies, but when I try to install from the CD-ROM >drive it says it there was an error mount /dev/adc0. > > I'm using a promise Ultar133TX2 ata adapter which is supported by FreeBSD according >to the documentation. The card sees both the HD and the CD-ROM. > > I used Nero Burning ROM to burn the disc. I created an Image from the ISO. Did I >burn the disc incorrectly?
The ISO already *is* an image. If you get a directory listing of the CD in e.g. win32 do you see 1 enormous file or the BSD CD structure? If the disk was burned improperly, you'll see just 1 large file on the CD and not the correct file structure. HTH - JB # John Bleichert # http://vonbek.dhs.org/latest.jpg To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-questions" in the body of the message