disklabel differences FreeBSD, DragonFly

Dag-Erling Smørgrav des at des.no
Sun Jul 30 21:26:03 UTC 2006

Dmitry Marakasov <amdmi3 at mail.ru> writes:
> Afaik, one is unable to boot from gpt partitions.

except on EFI machines (Itanium and Intel Macs), but it is possible to
combine GPT with an MBR such that you get a bootable partition (if
nothing else, GEOM allows you to stick a GPT in a partition or slice)

Dag-Erling Smørgrav - des at des.no

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