Re: Unable to boot FreeBSD 8.0-p3

On Thu, Jul 1, 2010 at 9:22 AM, Mark Blackman <mark@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
GNUbie wrote:

Moving forward, what are your recommendations in order for me to be
able to boot from my system?

Boot from a "live" CD of some recent/reasonable vintage, mount the
filesystems and try to reinstall the old kernel installation? probably
as simple as a

1. "move installed kernel directory to another name"
2. "move kernel.old directory to kernel"

Bear in mind, I've not done this kind of fiddling for a while, so
I might have the precise details wrong.

1. Go into rescue shell.
2. Enter in: cd /mnt/boot; mv kernel kernel.old
3. Install kernel distribution from sysinstall

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