bootstrapping vinum root

Dmitry Morozovsky woozle at
Mon Aug 4 05:14:15 PDT 2003

On Mon, 4 Aug 2003, Greg 'groggy' Lehey wrote:

GgL> > I tried many different ways to setup system with vinum root (the only


GgL> I haven't done anything in this area on release 4; as you say, J?rg
GgL> did that.  However, there's a problem with overwritten bootstraps
GgL> which will probably bite you under 4.x as well.  Try changing the 265
GgL> sectors to 281 and see if that fixes the problem.

Wow, Greg, thanks a lot, that was exactly the problem. Moving vinum partition
from offset 0 to offset 16 followed by `disklabel -B' did the trick.

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