mpt + gvinum on 6.0-BETA1

Scott Long scottl at samsco.org
Sat Aug 6 19:09:27 GMT 2005


Lukas Ertl wrote:
> On Sat, 6 Aug 2005, Scott Long wrote:
> 
>> Lukas Ertl wrote:
>>
>>>
>>> The mpt device is apparently not GEOM-aware.
>>
>>
>> How exactly does one make a device GEOM-aware?
> 
> 
> I don't know about mpt devices, but "normal" disk devices like da(4) and 
> ad(4) call disk_create() to setup a corresponding DISK geom.
> 
> regards,
> le
> 

mpt goes through CAM, which does the disk-create for da devices.

Scott


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