no devfs entries for NetBSD partitions

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at
Fri Jan 16 02:08:51 PST 2004

In message <20040116100211.GD43643 at>, Walter Belgers write
>I installed 5.2-RELEASE on a system which has a NetBSD disk in it as
>well. Although disklabel shows 3 NetBSD partitions (ad2s4a, ad2s4b
>(swap) and ad2s4e), no ad2s4* entries are created in /dev.
>There is a /dev/ad2s4, which is mountable and correctly gives the NetBSD
>root partition that is on ad2s4a. I see no way however of mounting the
>NetBSD /usr partition on ad2s4e.

Please send me an email with
	dd if=/dev/ad2s4 count=16 | uuencode - netbsd.bsdlabel

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