Why is 'disklabel'ng a new drive so difficult?

Daniel Eriksson daniel_k_eriksson at telia.com
Sat Mar 31 09:36:03 UTC 2007

I've started using GPT for everything but the system disk.

To add a GPT table to a new disk and create a partition in that table
that spans the entire disk, all you need to do is this:

# gpt create /dev/adX
# gpt add /dev/adX
# newfs -O2 -U /dev/adXp1


/Daniel Eriksson

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