freebsd 11

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    Boot from second HDD!

    Hi, I've 2 x HDDs mounted in server, 1 x HDD in motherboard and other is in swappable bay. The boot from 1st hard drive which is mounted in motherboard is working but i want to setup and boot OS from second hard-drive. Setup is completed on 2nd hard-drive but its not able to boot the OS. All...
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    gmirror error

    Hi, We're trying to setup 2 x HDDs into mirror mode via gmirror during FreeBSD installation and this is what we're encountered with : Can you please help us out of this trouble ? Regards.
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    Solved FreeBSD 11.1 upgrade to 11.2

    Hi all, I want to upgrade my freebsd server into 11.2 version, I've an error. Commands and results : # freebsd-update fetch src component not installed, skipped Looking up mirrors... none found. Fetching metadata signature for 11.1-RELEASE from
  4. clawhammer

    Solved installing freebsd 11.2 on laptop with uefi.

    I have a msi laptop ge72 7r that I tried to install freebsd on. I turned off secure boot. The laptop have a 256gb ssd drive and a 1tb harddrive. I get the installation to boot from the mem stick and install a guid partition with a gpt, / , and swap partition on the entire disk. The installation...
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    pkg update not working

    When I enter "pkg update -f" command the following results shows Updating FreeBSD repository catalogue... pkg: Repository FreeBSD load error: access repo file(/var/db/pkg/repo-FreeBSD.sqlite) failed: No such file or directory pkg: No...
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    BCM4331 802.11n seems tantalisingly close on mid-2011 Mac mini, using bhnd and if_bwn_pci.ko on FreeBSD 11.2-BETA1

    My ageing Mac mini running macOS High Sierra 10.13.4 was finally hosed by Apple's Security Update 2018-001 (the one for the debug exception). Both 10.13.4 Recovery and 10.13.4 Internet Recovery failed to boot, but the 'D' built-in hardware test seemed to give the machine a clean bill of health...
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    Unreal Engine 4

    In case anyone is interested in some tech demo's/samples for UE4, I've been busy porting the engine and compiling most of the samples. A few are included here. These are all based on my personal fork of UE4, there is no support for FreeBSD in the official Epic repo. (edit: see the Unreal...
  8. petur

    Solved I want to host bhyve- and VirtualBox-VMs on same machine. Is that feasible?

    Background I have two old (hardware) production servers, one which runs bhyve VMs and another which runs virtualbox VMs, which are to be replaced -- ideally by a workhorse. Question Can a single FreeBSD server be made to stably host both bhyve and virtualbox VMs? (It occurs to me that it might...
  9. andrewm659

    need help with perl packages

    I am trying to upadate my RANCiD config to support Aruba wireless controllers. I was able to do this on CentOS 6 by installing perl-Sort-Naturally.noarch. I tried searching for the package in ports but haven't been able to find anything. I am using FreeBSD 11.1...
  10. skowroniasty

    Raspberry PI 2 : installation go lang

    Hello, During installation docker, I receive error after installing go language, error: FreeBSD 11.1-RELEASE (RPI2) #0 r321309: Fri Jul 21 14:27:25 UTC 2017 Welcome to FreeBSD! Release Notes, Errata: --- Installed Go for freebsd/arm in...
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    Solved system stuck on bios splash after reboot only

    Firstly, I couldn't find an answer for this specific problem, so I apologize when this is a common problem. Recently I installed FreeBSD again on a new laptop (Thinkpad T470 20HES2SF00). On my desktop, the OS runs without problems with Xorg. I have chosen FreeBSD 12.0-CURRENT for that, because...
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    Recommended RAID controller for FreeBSD 11 (4 drives - 2TB)

    Hi everyone - We're working on a setup that requires a RAID controller to setup 4x 2TB SATA drives in a RAID 5 configuration. This will need to be compatible with FreeBSD 11 as well. The controller we had on hand unfortunately only has drivers up to FreeBSD 9 so we're stuck having to purchase...
  13. Martin Garcia

    FreeBSD performance on KVM

    Hello there, I'm pretty new to FreeBSD, but quite experienced on Linux. I was looking for FreeBSD performance over KVM over CentOS7. I've installed successfully FreeBSD11 with virtio drivers for network and storage without any issue. The filesystem selected is ZFS with lz4. However I can't find...
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    FreeBSD 11 under xenserver with more than 7 nics

    Hey, I have a Xenserver 7 with a FreeBSD 11 virtual machine which is working as long as I add less than 7 nics to this specific VM. FYI, I need the number of nics, can't go bare metal, need XEN and can't switch to Esxi or common. When adding the 7th nic (or above) to the FreeBSD 11 VM...
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    Solved [slim|xfce] login "loop" issue

    Hello there, I have just installed FreeBSD 11 on my old Acer Extensa 5220 Notebook from DVD. After setting up Xorg, xfce and slim, the login manager shows up, asking me for user and password. Up to here, everything works as expected, but..: No matter if I try to login as root or with my normal...
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    Any users of SteamOnFreeBSD here?

    I am asking because this script seems outdated and doesn't work at all for me. So do any of you use
  17. andrewm659

    tac_plus config

    Hi Everyone, I'm trying to configure tac_plus on FreeBSD 11 inside a jail using ezjails. I have it mostly setup and am able make it work using cleartext password but can't get it working using the /etc/passwd. Has anyone else gotten this working using this configuration method? I would like...
  18. Johnny2Bad

    SSDs, fsck and FreeBSD 11.*

    I briefly looked at the net for information about SSDs (Solid State Drives) and freeBSD and found only confusing articles on the subject. Obviously it is not the fault of the authors it's just that I am not well versed on hardware. Anyway I decided to put my queries here as I have a project on...
  19. andrewm659

    Gitlist install

    Got GitList installed and have it almost fully configured. However i'm getting this error: Fatal error: Call to undefined function hash() in /usr/local/www/gitlist/vendor/twig/twig/lib/Twig/Environment.php on line 265 Still researching this but was wondering if anyone else is having this...
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    RTL8192CU Wireless dissappeared

    Hi! I have RPi 2 with FreeBSD 11 installed. I have 2000 mA power supply. Also, I have hostapd installed and next kernel modules loaded: Id Refs Address Size Name 1 45 0xc0100000 a3f4fc kernel 2 1 0xc2e53000 28000 if_urtwn.ko 3 1 0xc2e2a000 b000 firmware.ko 4 1...