jhb at FreeBSD.org
Wed Nov 12 09:17:04 PST 2003
On 12-Nov-2003 David O'Brien wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 12, 2003 at 11:37:03AM +0200, toha at toha.org.ua wrote:
>> I've made fresh (20031111) release from HEAD.
>> During installation, sysinstall has troubles creating
>> 1). fdisk creates slice with name "ad0p1". and newfs
>> can't find /dev/ad0p1*.
>> 2). if i create slice, then do "rescan devices" or
>> rerun sysinstall, slice has name "ad0s1". but
>> newfs says: "cannot retrive operator gid"
> Yes. I ran into this just yesterday.
The fdisk slice name problem might be related to Marcel's GPT
changes to sysinstall. GPT partitions use /dev/ad0pX while
MBR slices use /dev/ad0sX. Both are created in the fdisk
part of sysinstall.
John Baldwin <jhb at FreeBSD.org> <>< http://www.FreeBSD.org/~jhb/
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