filesystem type in new installer
wblock at wonkity.com
Mon Oct 3 02:33:06 UTC 2011
On Mon, 3 Oct 2011, Michael wrote:
> What are the valid filesystem types in Partition Editor?
> Installer gives two examples: freebsd-ufs and freebsd-swap. I guess that I
> can use freebsd-zfs but what are the others? And is that list accessible from
> the installer itself (some kind of help system) or should I look in external
> It's in the news that it supports geli, zfs and others but I don't see any of
> these options in the installer. Where should I look?
Short-term, the gpart(8) man page:
Scroll down to Partition Types.
Long-term... don't know. FWIW, I agree that the program should be
self-documenting. That might be difficult with all the partition
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