Filesystem that both FreeBSD and OS X can read/write

Eric Crist mnslinky at
Mon Apr 2 10:17:16 UTC 2007

On Apr 1, 2007, at 9:08 PM, Garrett Cooper wrote:

>>> I'd do it on the FreeBSD machine. IIRC Mac OSX did some funky  
>>> stuff with the MBR / slices when formatting disks.
>>> -Garrett
>> I just took another disk, formated with UNIX Files System on my  
>> Mac, and it mounts just fine as UFS on my FreeBSD system.
> Well, hmm.. that's where the IIRC came from though because I wasn't  
> positive. What version of OSX were you running when you formatted  
> the disk, by the way?
> -Garrett

Latest version, 10.4.9.  Note: I'm not trying to boot from the disk  
in question - just using for file transfer.
Eric F Crist
Secure Computing Networks

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