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when I try to install freeBSD in Virtualbox it always reboots when copying the files for the OS.
Does anyone know what's wrong? It must be the VM Settings, but I can't seem to get behind it...
any help would be very nice.
I have to old and new freeBSD Versions. (new = downloaded... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Dr. Nick
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I'm really new to Unix(and new here) ,and I'm looking forward to install FreeBSD 8.1 in Virtual Box on the Host - Windows 7.Otherwise in a eternal HDD.My problem is that I tried to find out step by step instruction but failed to find any such set of instructions. I'm in fact a... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: blackwhite
I have a fresh 64-bits install of FreeBSD 8.1 on a machine, but having issues with getting gnome to work.
I have followed the guidelines on FreeBSD GNOME Project: GNOME 2.32 FAQ
In summary that is:
pkg_add -r gnome2
Add gnome_enable="YES" to /etc/rc.conf
After a reboot and logging in, there... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: figaro
Keeps saying no bootable media found. Works with every other distro. Any ideas? (6 Replies)
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i have installed freeBSD 7.0 using the 5 cds.
when i try to install the gnome or kde during the post-installation, the following error appears:
"ghost-script gpl-8.60 aborted error 1 ......."
Do u think that the cd(it's the second cd) is corrupted or i missed some steps which i should follow.
I... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: solomonml
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Hope this is not going to upset you but i really need help.
I'm new to Unix (Brand New) have never worked on a unix system before in my life so please bear with me.
I'm in the process to install Freebsd but have no idea how to go ahead. The system that i have does not have any cd... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: stunner
i'm now downloading FreeBSD using anonymous ftp...the problem i'll encounter is that it seems to be a huge archive....
I want just install it over a 8 G disk....how can i manage this?
regards (3 Replies)
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I've never had trouble installing freebsd or any linux/unix system on any computer i've tried to do it on. I just recently aquired a Packard Bell, 75mhz Pentium, 482 i believe. Im having difficulty installing it. I have FreeBSD 5.1 on cd and the computer wont even recognize the cd on boot, so it... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: MadProfessor
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Not entirely sure if this belongs here but here it is. I am installing FreeBSD, downloaded the ISO from their website, created the Bootdisk. And when I try to boot, I get this error, 'Panic, Couldn't Inialize. Will not continue without Inialization'. I get the prompt telling me that it will... (2 Replies)
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I am installing FreeBSD and I have the FreeBSD Handbook on how to install it.
I have read it twice over and I am going to try to do it right the first time. I am running Windows 98 with two hard drives. Only one has the OS on it the other is just a FAT32 partition.
I want to put FreeBSD on... (4 Replies)
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