disklabel differences FreeBSD, DragonFly
amdmi3 at mail.ru
Sat Jul 29 14:13:17 UTC 2006
* Matthew Dillon (dillon at apollo.backplane.com) wrote:
> felt that 8 partitions is restrictive. My main home server has 10
> and the main DragonFly box has 11.
> There is another solution for FreeBSD folks, however. You *DO* have
> four slices to play with. You can put a disklabel with 8 partitions
> in it on each one (for 32 total). It isn't as convenient, but it does
About `lack' of partitions - don't forget that labels can be nested.
Just do `bsdlabel -w /dev/ad0s1e` - you'll get /dev/ad0s1ea.
Dmitry mailto:amdmi3 at mail.ru
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