All Apple machines are "special" and requires more effort than a regular x86 / amd64 machine to get FreeBSD installed and working fine. Doubly so for the Apple machines without an Intel processor. There are few threads around these forums and elsewhere on the 'net.
Hardship grade varies.
wblock, sossego - you make good suggestions. There is only one problem; the machine is locked hard. The Log Sync option should have it sync the logs before it crashes, so there may be something in them after a restart.
My homegirl's PC shot craps and I've been trying to pawn it off on her. All she does is Facebook and the GUI not all that different.