1. M

    Upgrade to 12.2, ZFS bootcode, and EFI text console issues

    After upgrading from FreeBSD 12.1 to 12.2-RELEASE, my machine boots and runs fine, but it no longer displays a full native resolution text console on a 17" monitor. I get the giant default 80x25 display instead. Running "vidcontrol -i mode" returns no information at all. This is a 2015 vintage...
  2. I

    What is the new jail(8) feature "allow running Linux® in a jailed environment" (in 12.2)?

    In the latest FreeBSD 12.2 release, there is a feature "The jail(8) utility has been updated to allow running Linux® in a jailed environment.". Diving further, the doc for jail(8) has these entries: What does this mean? Does this mean we can boot an entire Linux OS (not just some Linux...
  3. Morris

    No such file or directory on upgrading from 12.1 to 12.2

    I just upgraded from 12.1-p10 to 12.2-p0 and ran into an issue. The first part of freebsd-update -r 12.2-RELEASE went fine. Then the process wanted me to reboot and run install again to finish it off. That’s where it went wrong as the install process after the reboot stalled on a “No such file...