DragonFly kernel List (threaded) for 2004-07
Re: Problem Booting RC1 CD - VMware
Ivan Voras wrote:
Dylan A. Reinhold wrote:
I installed VMware 4.5.2 on my laptop, I was able to install FreeBSD
4.9 fine. When I went to install DF, the RC1 disk stops at "Waiting
15 seconds for SCSI devices to settle". So I did the FreeBSD -> DF
It's best to use IDE disk emulation with vmware & the BSDs. I don't
know if SCSI disk emulation is the default in 4.5, but on 4.0, when
using custom mode (without really customizing anything...), I usually
end up with the IDE emulation.
It was set with IDE emulation, and to make sure I created another VM to
make sure, same problem. FreeBSD - 4.9 still boots fine.
I was able to install FreeBSD -> DF upgrade and remove all SCSI options
from the kernel and it will boot now.
With some help I got some output from the debugger. This is from the