Check things? Which things should I be checking for? And where should I be checking them, to be more specific, which optoin should I choose within sysinstall to check the things?
I am reading on another forum the installation is incorrect and to try again, however I have tried many times. Do you think the minimun install is not enough to allow for bootup? Derek Ragona wrote: > > At 04:42 PM 8/8/2008, acmeinc wrote: > >>No /boot/loader >>no /boot/kernel/kernel >> >>I isntalled FreeBSD 7.0 with the defaults for partiioning. I am using one >>hard drive in which I followed with the ASQ (auto, tag for boot, quit) >>command. I choose the standard boot loader option. I installed through the >>master freebsd site via ethernet. Upon the congratulation screen is asks for >>a reboot, and to remove the boot disk, I resart to the error message above. >>I believe it is because a boot loader is not installed, however, it should >>be. Is it not in the set up, it is one of the first steps. >> >>Following the errors I am in put into a boot prompt: >> >>boot: >> >>Are there any commands I can run from this prompt to manually boot? How can >>I make the boot work? Will I need to install my own boot loader? How can I >>install a manul boot loader? How can I check if the boot loader is >>installed, but just not loading properly? > > You would do well do try the install again, but check things BEFORE you > allow sysinstall to exit and reboot. Also check that your BIOS has any > anti-virus settings not allowing the boot area of the hard disk to be > written, turned off. > > -Derek > > -- > This message has been scanned for viruses and > dangerous content by MailScanner, and is > believed to be clean. > > _______________________________________________ > firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to > "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" > > -- View this message in context: http://www.nabble.com/no-boot-loader-tp18899421p18900779.html Sent from the freebsd-questions mailing list archive at Nabble.com. _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"