Base gpart vs. sysutils/gpart (was: USB stick and some help with it. [SOLVED] The usb stick is in the trash now.)
patrickhess at gmx.net
Tue Aug 4 19:32:52 UTC 2015
>> Okay. Can you point me to a man page or utility distribution
>> with that version of gpart for Linux?
> Gparted Live:
> gpart v0.2.1 (c) 1999-2001 Michail Brzitwa <michail at brzitwa.de>
So I guess we're talking about this tool then (quoting from http://www.freshports.org/sysutils/gpart):
A port of a tool which tries to guess the primary partition
table of a PC-type hard disk [...]
WWW: http://brzitwa.de/mb/gpart/index.html (outdated)
That's completely different from what FreeBSD's own gpart does.
Just because two tools happen to share the same name doesn't
necessarily mean that they'll also do the same thing.
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