1. LibreQuest

    Solved CD ISO Archive Size i386 Installer

    I have a question for the archive maintainers. Why is the i386 CD image so large? I don't have CD-R media large enough to burn the image. Anyone know why this is the case?
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    How do I verify a FreeBSD installation ISO image burned (or written) to a USB stick?

    How do I verify a FreeBSD installation ISO image (ie. FreeBSD-13.0-RELEASE-amd64-dvd1.iso) burned --- or written :-) - to a USB stick? The USB stick is created by the following command: dd if=FreeBSD-13.0-RELEASE-amd64-dvd1.iso of=/dev/da0 bs=1m conv=sync I've tried by issuing the following...
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    FreeBSD 13.0 - amd64-dvd1 iso is too large to fit DVD

    Hi, I've downloaded FreeBSD-13.0-RELEASE-amd64-dvd1.iso from here: and I've tried to burn it on a real DVD to test it on my machine. Unfortunately the burn cannot be started, because the file is too large to fit my DVD...
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    Burning an ISO to disc without ports?

    From what I can tell, FreeBSD base doesn't have any utilities in base for burning an ISO to disc. So ports are indeed needed to do so. I was hoping someone could confirm if that is true. Relevant: * *...
  5. emilengler

    Solved PGP keys and signatures for release images

    Hello, are there release signatures for the ISOs? If so where do I get it and the keys? I am very paranoid at verifying ISOs so I just want to get sure.
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    How to: Dell Inspiron 15r se 7520: FreeBSD 12.1-RC2 + Gnome 3 Lite + Japanese support + art apps

    ------------------------ FreeBSD install: ------------------------ Before anything, ensure you had burned your freebsd 12 STABLE .img to a usb 2.0 usb memory stick, because if it is a usb 3.0 device it will start but will encounter a error which will not allow you to enter the freebsd 12...
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    How to install Kde-Services to the Dolphin?

    Hi, i am trying to burn Ubuntu or WIndows10 iso file to the Usb and i think Kde-Services will be useful for this. (use dd command) Dolphin: Control -> Configure Dolphin... -> Services -> Download New Services... -> Installed kde-services plug-in but it doesnt work. How can i make it work?
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    How can i create bootable usb in FreeBSD?

    Hi, I installed FreeBSD 11.1 with Kde and it works. (It doesnt have gpu accelerator but works anyway) Question is how can I create bootable Windows10 usb or Ubuntu usb in FreeBSD? I downloaded the ubuntu-16.04.4-desktop-amd64.iso file. If it's possible I can download Windows10-x64.iso too. Is...
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    FreeBSD 10.3/11.0-RELEASE (amd64) IMG/ISO not USB bootable

    Hi! I've been using FreeBSD 9 on a fairly old computer based on Intel® DG45FC motherboard, with a Celeron 64bit CPU. After 3 years lying there gathering dust, I've decided to repurpose it and run the latest release. So far, I've been unsuccessful at booting FreeBSD 10.3/11.0-RELEASE (AMD64)...
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    Why FreeBSD ISO files are not more compatible?

    I am wondering why the FreeBSD ISO files are not more compatible in a way that they can be written to USB drives easily with some tools? Instead we need an .img file to do that while this works with Microsoft or Linux images? For example see what the author of Rufus tells about this...
  11. spmzt

    Solved uefi-dvd1 or dvd1

    Hello, What is the difference between these two ISO? FreeBSD-10.3-RELEASE-amd64-dvd1.iso FreeBSD-10.3-RELEASE-amd64-uefi-dvd1.iso
  12. Kalero

    What's happening with the FreeBSD 10.3-RELEASE announcement?

    Hi, Since a few days ago, I see the FreeBSD 10.3-RELEASE's iso files in the official FTP tree, but the release has not been announced yet. Does anyone know what's happening? Normally, FreeBSD releases are announced on time, even before the scheduled date. Are these 10.3-RELEASE's iso files...
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    Upgrading BIOS

    Good afternoon all, I've noticed that there is a BIOS update for my Lenovo T440. The download is an ISO file which strikes me as a little odd since the laptop doesn't have an optical drive... My first thought was to install syslinux onto a USB stick, loopback mount the ISO and copy the files...