cvs commit: src/sys/amd64/conf GENERIC src/sys/arm/conf EP80219
src/sys/conf NOTES files files.powerpc options src/sys/geom
geom_apple.c geom_gpt.c src/sys/geom/part g_part.c g_part.h
g_part_apm.c g_part_gpt.c g_part_if.m src/sys/i386/conf GENERIC ...
phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Thu Feb 8 07:02:09 UTC 2007
In message <45CA60F7.4000507 at root.org>, Nate Lawson writes:
>>>> Does this mean we can expect to see the disabling of GEOM
>>>> exclusive-use protections disappear from normal administrative
>>>> activities soon, as there will now be approved channels to
>>>> incrementally change the layout of in-use partition tables?
>>> There is already a mechanism for that. How do you think bsdlabel(8)
>>> and fdisk(8) works ?
>> I understand that. This was a pragmatic question rather than a
>> philosophical question: I know it can be done, but is it now being
>> done. The answer appears to be yes.
>I assume phk@ is referring to the geom debug flags sysctl.
No I am not.
Please read the recent thread on geom@ on this subject.
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