I have a Supermicro X8DT3 server. I'm having issues to get a FreeBSD USB installer to boot on it.
I basically downloaded the ISO: FreeBSD-13.2-RELEASE-amd64-dvd1.iso
Then burned it to a SSD drive and then attached it to an external USB 3.0 hard drive enclosure.
I used "Balena Etcher" on...
So I was reading some interesting articles recently I believe others might find insightful... One of my entities intends to be one of the few companies assembling HPCs (High Performing Computers) in the USA and this is giving me vertically integration vibes for board manufacturing and assembling...
I installed FreeBSD 13.1 on a Supermicro X8DT3 and also on an AMD desktop machine.
I installed OpenSSH server on the X8DT3.
Now when I try to connect to it by LAN using:
# ssh -vvv -p 2222 firstname.lastname@example.org
Everything works. But then after some time it gets disconnected and then I...
My system started hanging a few weeks ago, and I'm suspecting hardware problems. It's a hard hang, the whole system freezes but never reboots. This post is about finding a way to trigger a reboot if the system hangs, not the actual problem itself!
My mainboard has both IPMI, and a BIOS enabled...
Apologies for the long post. But I wanted to provide enough detail on the problem I'm facing as well as everything I've tried so far to resolve it.
I used to have a desktop built around a Gigabyte Z170X-SOC FORCE motherboard and a Core i7-6700K processor. Back when I...
i am having a problem getting FreeBSD to boot reliable on the Supermicro A2SDI-4C-HLN4F.
Sometimes it works, most of the time it get stuck at the EFI boot block.
I have tried setting the boot options to legacy but that did not help either.
I thought i got it fixed by using UEFI and...
Hi guys! Any notable difference on choosing socket 1151 for FreeBSD vm-bhyve?
I want to be able to use:
MSI / MSI-X
My setup is raidz3 SSD. Will ZFS Raidz3 SSD's benefit more in socket 1151 (Skylake)?
Here are the difference between the two. Aside from Socket 1150...
OS: FreeBSD 10.3
SAS HBA: LSI 9201-16e
SAS HBA FW/DRIVER: P19
DISK ENCLOSURE: Supermicro SC847E16-RJBOD1
CAPACITY-DISKS: Seagate ST6000NM024 6TB
FAST-DISKS: Samsung 850 Pro MZ-7KE1TOBW 1TB
I'm having an issue with my FreeBSD build for our homebrew NAS solution here at...
I am currently building my first physical FreeBSD box which should soon replace my Synology NAS.
I have put together all the pieces and was able to install FreeBSD just fine, but I have had some issues ever since I created the main storage pool where all the files are supposed...
We have several SuperMicro machines and they're all running fine. Except two machines, they appear to run FreeBSD 9.3-RELEASE just fine but we get a lot of MCA errors in the logs. Most likely memory errors and would need to be replaced.
One machine is a couple of years old, so its not entirely...