Format a USB flash drive using gpart
bruce at cran.org.uk
Mon Jul 9 12:26:27 UTC 2012
On 09/07/2012 13:17, Wojciech Puchar wrote:
> they use "dangerously obsolete" mode. nobody use them at all.
A company I worked with were still distributing files on floppy disks as
recently as 2009. They _are_ obsolete, but I suspect plenty of people
still use them.
> unless it is a normal way of using it.
That's right - I was thinking of my system where I destroyed all the
data on a HDD because it didn't have a partition table. When I ran the
FreeBSD installer and saw the disk was 'empty' I forgot it had a
filesystem and reformatted it. Obviously people using floppy or USB
disks would be more ready for there to be data on the disk without a
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