Bug 231492 - bsdinstall(8) presents install media as option to install OS onto
Summary: bsdinstall(8) presents install media as option to install OS onto
Status: New
Alias: None
Product: Base System
Classification: Unclassified
Component: bin (show other bugs)
Version: 11.2-RELEASE
Hardware: Any Any
: --- Affects Many People
Assignee: freebsd-bugs mailing list
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Reported: 2018-09-19 22:02 UTC by leeb
Modified: 2018-10-02 17:29 UTC (History)
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Description leeb 2018-09-19 22:02:14 UTC
While I couldn't exactly reproduce the issue reported at 

https://forums.freebsd.org/threads/trying-to-install-on-dell-latitude-7390-uefi-nvme.67468/#post-401759

I was able to select da2 when I tried installing from a USB stick, which was the USB stick itself.  You can't do any damage, ie it just fails to write to the disk, for a first time user it must be awfully confusing.