usb 'memstick' installation problem

  1. P

    I need help for installing FreeBSD

    Hello, a while ago I tried to install FreeBSD on my 2006 computer (which model is an HP Compaq 6720s) although I have a problem, and that is that when the installation starts, when I click "boot multi-user" or "boot single -user" then after those numbers appeared below the ASCII art, the screen...
  2. byrnejb

    fix for usb flash memory

    I am trying to dd a windows-11 iso to a 32 Gb USB flash drive. I am getting this error: # dd of=/dev/da0 bs=4M conv=sync status=progress if=/home/byrnejb_hll/Downloads/MS-Windows/Win11_22H2_English_x64v1.iso of=/dev/da0 bs=1M conv=sync dd: of: illegal argument combination or already set...
  3. siguri

    Newbie mounts USB device the first time

    Hello, why do I still get output like WARNING: autofs_trigger_one: request for /media/da0s1/ completed with error 5, pid 3382 (ls) or mount: /dev/da0s1: No such file or directory ... while mount usb (as root) following thoroughly most of .:ALL:. the instructions in the Handbook, please? _siguri
  4. M

    Solved Installing FreebSD on Raspberry PI 4 B

    I have looked at a number of pages that tell me how to dd the FreeBSD RPI image to a microSD card and boot that up with the Raspberry PI 4 B. That works perfectly well. However, I am not looking to run a preinstalled microSD image but to actually install FreeBSD (to an attached SSD drive)...
  5. egoholic

    Issue with installing FreeBSD 13.1 from memstick on Acer Aspire 5

    I'm very new to FreeBSD and trying to instal FreeBSD 13.1 as the only OS on my new Acer Aspire 5 (A515-45G-R57J) with memstick. I used that instruction to create a bootable memstick: on macos and downloaded the following...
  6. H

    Solved FreeBSD vs.13 installation from bootable USB fails with 'can't find /etc/hostid' + 'can't find /boot/entropy'

    Hello everyone at forums.FreeBSD, the machine I'm trying to install FreeBSD vs.13.0 onto is an HP Elitebook laptop (my first time ever with FreeBSD); I correctly burned an USB stick, using a 'FreeBSD-13.0-RELEASE-amd64-memstick.img' for the purpose. The HP Elitebook doesn't have the 'Legacy...