Bug 165452 - [boot] FreeBSD's system installer stops when setting up network
Summary: [boot] FreeBSD's system installer stops when setting up network
Status: Open
Alias: None
Product: Base System
Classification: Unclassified
Component: i386 (show other bugs)
Version: Unspecified
Hardware: Any Any
: Normal Affects Only Me
Assignee: freebsd-i386 (Nobody)
Depends on:
Reported: 2012-02-24 17:10 UTC by Joe Heaton
Modified: 2017-12-31 22:32 UTC (History)
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Description Joe Heaton 2012-02-24 17:10:08 UTC
Just using the FreeBSD memstick image on a Sandisk Cruzer memory stick
to install FreeBSD on my PC and it just doesn't get past either Acquiring
a DHCP lease or the screen where you manually input network settings

eventually it seems to time-out, the screen goes black for a few seconds
and the machine restarts

I have an ASUS Striker II motherboard, Intel 2.67GHz Core 2 Quad, Nvidia
ethernet ports (or it's the chipset behind them I'm not certain on that)

I hope that helps!
Comment 1 Mark Linimon freebsd_committer freebsd_triage 2012-02-24 17:14:31 UTC
Responsible Changed
From-To: freebsd-bugs->freebsd-i386

possibly machine-specific.
Comment 2 Eitan Adler freebsd_committer freebsd_triage 2017-12-31 08:00:44 UTC
For bugs matching the following criteria:

Status: In Progress Changed: (is less than) 2014-06-01

Reset to default assignee and clear in-progress tags.

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