On Tue, 27 Jan 2004 15:19:33 +0200 Ion-Mihai Tetcu <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> On Tue, 27 Jan 2004 07:48:42 +0100 (CET) > "Geert Hendrickx" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > > Hello, > > > > "FreeBSD from Scratch" describes a method for REbuilding a FreeBSD system > > entirely from sources, starting from an existing FreeBSD system. > > > > But I want to build a new FreeBSD system on a machine currently NOT > > running FreeBSD. How can I do this? > > I believe you can boot from the second (Live) CD, fdisk, label, newfs, > mount partitions, extract the sources, cvsup and start building. I > didn't try it, but it should work. > I don't see why would you do that, > but ... I mean why not install first a minimal distribution set with the sources and do the hole thing from hdd. -- IOnut Unregistered ;) FreeBSD user _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"