more than 7 partitions on a SCSI-drive
youshi10 at u.washington.edu
Tue Jan 23 04:24:17 UTC 2007
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Erik Trulsson wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 22, 2007 at 08:10:15PM +0100, Christian Baer wrote:
>> On Mon, 22 Jan 2007 07:42:36 -0600 Doug Poland wrote:
>>> # Device Mountpoint FStype Options Dump Pass#
>>> /dev/da0s1b none swap sw 0 0
>>> /dev/da0s1a / ufs rw 1 1
>> Where did you get to create slices. When I installed this system (Sun
>> U60) sysinstall didn't offer the possibility of creating a slice at all.
>> The only devices of this sort that I can create are da0x and da1x - no 's'!
>> Is this due to the SPARC64 plattform or did I miss something?
> It is almost certainly due to your platform. Slices (aka partitions in
> MS-DOS) are pretty much specific to the IBM PC (and derivatives thereof.)
The first step covered the partitions in sysintall, the second step the
Maybe you did everything beforehand in fdisk before going to the
"graphical" version of disklabel?
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