After downloading the *.flps in binary mode they work fine. No specific reason for 5.1 other than trying to get the latest and greatest. After reading "http://www.freebsd.org/releases/5.1R/early-adopter.html" I've decided to go with 4.8 STABLE.
Thank you for the help and the info. David ----- Original Message ----- From: "Lowell Gilbert" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> To: "David" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> Cc: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> Sent: Thursday, August 28, 2003 9:08 AM Subject: Re: Floppies > "David" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes: > > > This is the error I get when trying to install FBSD using kern.flp and mfsroot.flp for 5.1-RELEASE. > > Offhand, these look like problems with the floppies. > Try other disks, and make sure you don't download the images in "text" > mode. > > Also, you might want to stick with FreeBSD 4.x unless you have a > specific reason for running 5.x; see > http://www.freebsd.org/releases/5.1R/early-adopter.html > _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"