On Mon, Apr 09, 2007 at 04:39:08AM -0500, Josh Paetzel wrote: > Kris Kennaway wrote: > > On Mon, Apr 09, 2007 at 09:23:38AM +0400, Belov, Sergey wrote: > > > > > > > hit the same bug too with FreeBSD-6.1. To workaround this, i've just > > > > added the distribution set "GENERIC" to dists (this value wasn't > > > > mentionned on the sysinstall manpage by the way :-( ) > > > > So try with this: > > > > dists=base GENERIC catpages info manpages proflibs kernel > > > > distSetCustom > > > > > > Thank you. I've also found interesting thread here: > > > http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-questions/2006-June/123640.ht > > > ml > > > > > > It seems that automatic installation mechanism is far from perfect and > > > there's nobody > > > who interested in fixing the problems. > > > > Are you sure it was not fixed in 6.2? > > > > Kris > > distSetCustom has been broken ever since the goo was added to make > sysinstall smart enough to install either GENERIC or SMP depending on > how many processors are in the machine. After that change was made > the kernels target to distSetCustom stopped working. My workaround > has been to hack the distSetMinimal target in sysinstall to put in > what I want. I guess I should've submitted a PR at some point...
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