8 partitions maximum

Paul B Mahol onemda at gmail.com
Tue Nov 30 21:11:23 UTC 2010

On 11/30/10, David Demelier <demelier.david at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello,
> We all know that we can only have 8 ufs partitions in one freebsd slice.
> Since OpenBSD and NetBSD can support at most 32 partitions iirc.
> I wonder why FreeBSD still lacks more ufs partitions in one slice?

Actually FreeBSD supports more that 8 ufs partitions via gpart(8).

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