oscar Seo wrote: > I'm a beginner in freebsd. > my machine consists of freebsd-6.4 + i386 bootstrap loader,+ windowmaker > after upgrade freebsd-6.4 using sysinstall then reboot the system, > I got an error message as follows > +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ > Loading /boot/defaults/loader.conf > Unable to load a kernel! > / > can't load 'kernel' > > Type '?' for a list of commands, 'help' for more detailed help. > OK _ > +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ > > so I decided to reinstall freebsd-6.4 but I can't boot and re-install > freebsd using CD-rom. > what shall I do boot my system using installed freebsd or live-CD ? > Thanks... > > You could try loading your old kernel. When you build a new kernel, your old kernel is preserved under /boot/kernel.old
Type these commands in the loader prompt unload (probably not needed here) load kernel.old boot See section 18.104.22.168 for more examples and details http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/boot-blocks.html#BOOT-LOADER _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"