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    Installer won't even start - infinite PC restart loop when installing

    Hi everyone, apologies if this is trivial, but I guess I have exhausted my knowledge and capabilities. I managed to install FreeBSD in a virtualbox under Kubuntu 20.04 with KDE so I thought I could just try and use FreeBSD on the PC directly. But as you can imagine, I want to have the real...
  2. Yandri Loor

    Certified Asterisk installation failed

    hi i am trying to install Certified Asterisk 16 - LTS but i have a crypt_r error ld: error: undefined symbol: crypt_r >>> referenced by crypt.c:124 >>> crypt.o:(ast_crypt) >>> referenced by crypt.c:139 >>> crypt.o:(ast_crypt_validate) >>> referenced by...
  3. mcjames

    Installing FreeBSD 12.1 on old legecy bios laptop

    I dd the FreeBSD-12.1-RELEASE-amd64-memstick.img to a usb stick and then tried to boot. It got stuck after I selected option 1 multi user from freebsd boot screen. it shows loading kernel ... and hangs. what's the problem? the laptop in question is a Dell core 2 Duo with Bios and no UFI...
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    No network interface when installing

    I'm installing FreeBSD 12.1 in a laptop, and when the installation prompts to configure the network (IPv4/IPv6), no adapter appears. I entered another tty (Alt+F4) and run ifconfig, where only lo0 device shows up. Any idea on how to make it recognize the WiFi card?
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    Solved Installing FreeBSD 12.1 via PXE Encounters "LUA ERROR: Can not open /boot/lua/loader.lua: no such file or directory"

    Hello SMEs, I have learned from a Pluralsight course on how to PXE install Linux Distributions, e.g. CentOS7.2. And I succeeded following the guideline of the course, i.e. by setting up a DHCP, TFTP server, and FTP server, then configure the pxelinux.0 file as needed. The process is pretty neat...
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    Can install 10.3 to 11.1 but not 11.2 to 13

    I am repurposing a 10Zig Linux thin client terminal that has a dual core 64-bit intel atom with AES-NI, but I cannot install any version of FreeBSD beyond 11.1-RELEASE . I have tried every version in memstick form, 10.3, 10.4, 11.0, 11.1 which all install successfully and the installed system...
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    Openoffice 4 install on FreeBSD 12 Fails Fast on Make

    Hello, I'm running on a fresh install of FreeBSD 12, with FAMP installed and the general 1st 10 things you do to a fresh install, as well as the latest gnome desktop. Until now, everything has gone quite smoothly. Now I'm installed Openoffice 4, and the first command line string I give it, and...