Disk devices changed after upgrade to current
freebsd at xtaz.co.uk
Sat Jul 11 14:41:28 UTC 2009
On Sat, 11 Jul 2009 18:23:18 +0400, Kamigishi Rei <spambox at haruhiism.net>
> If you check June'09 archives, you'll find out that there already was a
> question about this, coming from a person with FreeBSD installed on a
> dangerously dedicated disk.
> Are you sure you aren't using a DDD (a drive that has no DOS/GPT
> partition tables, just the bsdlabel)?
Ahhh. I have just found the thread you are referring to in the archives.
That explains it I think. I do indeed have a dangerously dedicated disk
because I only run the one O/S on it and never need it to be compatible
with anything else. So it looks like 7.x did things wrongly and now in 8
it's working as designed.
Thanks for this.
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