Recent sys/boot/i386/boot2/boot2.c commit
gavin.atkinson at ury.york.ac.uk
Sat Jul 12 18:44:35 UTC 2008
On Sat, 12 Jul 2008, Jeremy Chadwick wrote:
> Can someone shed some light on the below commit, particularly if it's
> responsible for fixing what some users have reported with boot2/loader:
>From the look of it, this is a change to the code that parses the
"0(ad0,a)/boot/loader" strings, from a glance at the code I suspect that
before this change, it was not possible to boot off the last possible
partition (which I think is 4, but I could be wrong). So installs on ad3
would not be bootable.
In short, I don't think many people will have been seeing this issue.
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