Nevermind, my problem was related to my src.conf file - I've enabled the WITHOUT_FORTH option without really knowing what am I doing. Basically this option disables some bootloader features that are needed in order to actually show up the boot menu, kernel output blah blah.
On Sun, Apr 13, 2008 at 8:28 AM, Andrei F. <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > Hello. I've installed FreeBSD 7.0 on one of my machines and I also went > through the buildworld/buildkernel/installkernel/installworld procedures. > Whenever my machine gets restarted the FreeBSD bootloader doesn't start > correctly, meaning that graphically the boot options don't show up screen > anymore. This happened only after I 'make installworld' and rebooted my > machine. As you can see, the kernel messages are not displayed either. From > the bootloader section I'm jumping directly to my login prompt. It seems > that some file(s) in the /boot directory has been modified and it's not > interpreted correctly anymore. One last thing that I have to mention: I did > not touch any file in /boot. > > BTX loader 1.0 BTX version is 1.01 > Consoles: internal video/keyboard > Bios drive C: is disk0 > Bios 639kB/1039104kB available memory > > FreeBSD/i386 bootstrap loader, Revision 1.1 > ([EMAIL PROTECTED], Sun Apr 13 00:04:39 EDT 2008) > > \ > \: unknown command > - > /boot/kernel/kernel text=0x2d6c34 data=0x2e180+0x280dc > syms=[0x4+0x3a390+0x4+0x4bdcf] > Hit [Enter] to boot immediately, or any other key for command prompt. > Booting [/boot/kernel/kernel]... > \ > FreeBSD/i386 (fbsd.lan) (ttyv0) > > login: > > _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"