Bug 179311 - [install] 9.1-bootonly install fails
Summary: [install] 9.1-bootonly install fails
Status: Open
Alias: None
Product: Base System
Classification: Unclassified
Component: misc (show other bugs)
Version: 9.1-RELEASE
Hardware: Any Any
: Normal Affects Only Me
Assignee: freebsd-bugs mailing list
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Reported: 2013-06-04 21:10 UTC by anarcat+register
Modified: 2017-12-31 22:27 UTC (History)
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Description anarcat+register 2013-06-04 21:10:02 UTC
The bsdinstall installer fails to fetch the packages from the network because of DNS problems.

resolv.conf is a symlink to /tmp/bsdinstall../resolv.conf, which is missing.

I tried starting dhclient by hand in a shell, no luck, the file gets removed again.

Fix: 

Use the disc1 image instead.
How-To-Repeat: 
Boot over NFS using this technique:

https://wiki.koumbit.net/FreeBsd/PxeBootConfiguration#NFS_server
Comment 1 anarcat+register 2013-06-04 21:30:43 UTC
Hi,

It seems the disc1 boot image has the same problem.

A.

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Comment 2 Eitan Adler freebsd_committer freebsd_triage 2017-12-31 07:59:36 UTC
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Status: In Progress Changed: (is less than) 2014-06-01

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