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geometry does not match label

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Slange

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Hi,

Starting from post
http://forums.freenas.org/showthread.php?2498-How-To-Install-FreeNAS-8-to-a-USB-Key
links to tut usb
http://www.fixtheexchange.com/how-install-freenas-8-usb-key

Good start it does get up an running but...
Dell 270GX 1.5GB Mem Trial 250GB HD Sata and 500HD usb

Using FreeNAS-8.0.1-RELEASE-i386.iso
Vm Workstation 8
4 differing flash sticks 2, 4,8,8
When addding free to stick via workstation I get error(warning)
geometry does not match label.

After completion to stick I boot on Dell with stick and about 1 min in (to fast to see all txt
get geometry warning and following text goes light grey and continues to menu 1 - 11
showing ip.

Come from other machine on net and change admin password no problem

Anyone tell me if I've done/or its happened something bad?

Thanks
 

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ProtoSD

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You haven't done anything wrong, this is a normal message. I'm not sure why it happens, but it happens on every installation I've seen, every time you boot. I wish it would get fixed though.
 

Slange

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Thanks for the reply,

Puts my mind at rest, although a bit suprising
Need to read more now about XBMX4XBOX as I Have 5 TB of video, Tv, and music to store and access.
UpAp?

Slange
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