GEOM: ad10s1: geometry does not match label (255h, 63s != 16h, 63s).

Ed Schouten ed at
Thu Mar 19 09:06:20 PDT 2009

* Marcel Moolenaar <xcllnt at> wrote:
> It means that the number of heads the disk reports it has is
> not the same as the number of heads that sysinstall put in
> the BSD disklabel. A mismatch for the number of heads is
> generally speaking harmless, but the discrepancy is there
> and it may be a problem in some cases. Hence the message.

Is there a simple way to repair this?

 Ed Schouten <ed at>
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