Partions per slice limitation removed?
mak at kolybabi.com
Thu Aug 13 22:42:10 UTC 2009
On 2009-08-13 13:41, Doug Poland wrote:
> I thought I recalled reading, within the last few months, that there is no
> longer a 8 partition/slice limitation in FreeBSD. I've been googling and
> reading man pages to verify that but cannot find any documentation to support
> it. Was I dreaming?
(Forgot to send this reply to the list the first time, not just the OP.)
No, you were not dreaming. When in doubt, check the source. From
"Allow bsdlabel to operate on labels that have at most 26 partitions by virtue
of there not being any (lower-case) letters avaliable for more partitions."
Matthew Anthony Kolybabi (Mak)
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