Can't mount ad0s2 - sourced

Andy Farkas andyf at
Sun May 18 17:09:24 PDT 2003

On Mon, 19 May 2003, Brian Astill wrote:

> I asked a question about my inability to mount /dev/ad02.
> The drive is partitioned DOS-DOS-FBSD.
> If I set up the partitions Primary1-Primary2-Primary3, WinNT "hides"
> Primary2, and I have to "unhide" using Partition Magic every time I
> boot into that hateful OS.  However, I CAN acess Primary2 from FBSD.
> If I set up the partitions Primary1-Logical1-Primary2, WinNT is happy,
> but Logical1 cannot be mounted by FBSD.
> Looks like there is no way round the DOS/BIOS limitation.  :-(

Sure there is. Show us what fdisk and disklabel say.


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        Andy Farkas
    System Administrator
   Speednet Communications

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