* Kurt Jaeger <email@example.com> [090915 09:34]:
> > > I had the same problem with beta4:
> My previous tests were with 8.0-beta4-amd64.
> I now tested with 8.0-beta3-i386, this time installation and partitioning
> I'll try to partition using a i386 boot cd and install using
> the amd64 boot cd 8-)
> It seems to be a bug with the amd64 code ?
a few days ago I installed a new system using the amd64 bootonly iso
and didn't have any problems with partitioning. Hardware is
atapci1: <Intel ICH7 SATA300 controller> port 0xd080-0xd087,0xd000-0xd003,0xcc00-0xcc07,0xc880-0xc883,0xc800-0xc80f irq 19 at device 31.2 on pci0
ad4: 476940MB <Hitachi HDP725050GLA360 GM4OA5CA> at ata2-master SATA150
On installation I had a different BIOS configuration though that caused
the SATA disk to be found as ad0, maybe that makes a difference.