5.3-BETA displaying cd0 as an install target?

Wilko Bulte wb at freebie.xs4all.nl
Wed Sep 1 15:14:24 PDT 2004


On Wed, Sep 01, 2004 at 05:18:41PM -0400, John Baldwin wrote..
> On Wednesday 01 September 2004 05:06 pm, Wilko Bulte wrote:
> > On Sat, Aug 28, 2004 at 05:34:51PM +0200, Wilko Bulte wrote..
> >
> > > Did anyone see sysinstall listing cd0 as an install target
> > > on BETA1, on any other architecture than Alpha?
> > >
> > > On Alpha, sysinstall presents one with the option on partition
> > > and install on cd0.  Which is slightly daft..
> >
> > It only happens with SCSI CD drives, so things that turn up as cd0.
> > ATA CD drives aka acd0 do not get displayed by sysinstall.
> 
> This is probably GEOM related.  I wonder if cd0 uses the DISK class unlike 
> acd0 which uses its own ACD class.

I asked phk and he had no obvious issue in mind.  But I am not sure if he
has seen my email on the acd versus cd difference yet.

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Wilko Bulte				wilko at FreeBSD.org


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