[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
Boot fails after fresh install of 3.3
- To: misc_(_at_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org
- Subject: Boot fails after fresh install of 3.3
- From: Greg Black <gjb_(_at_)_gbch_(_dot_)_net>
- Date: Sun, 13 Apr 2003 22:52:29 +1000
I've just done my first OpenBSD install (on a laptop, via FTP on
my LAN). The boot from floppy went fine; all the steps of the
install appeared to go fine and eventually I was invited to give
the halt command and let the machine reboot.
The boot process showed:
And that was it.
The only potentially odd thing I can think of is that this
laptop has three operating systems on its 20 G disk: Windows-ME
in the 1st slice; FreeBSD-4.3 in the second slice; and (until
today) FreeBSD-5.0 on the third slice. I wanted OpenBSD to
replace FreeBSD-5.0 on that third slice and expected it to go
I used the 3.3 i386 snapshot stuff from the OpenBSD ftp site.
Have I struck a known problem? Or is there some obvious step
that I have missed? I have read all the documentation that I
could find, but did not discover a reference to this issue.
Any guidance will be most welcome.
Visit your host, monkey.org