3TB disc and block alignment

Boris Samorodov bsam at ipt.ru
Tue Feb 22 10:06:53 UTC 2011


On Tue, 22 Feb 2011 10:23:12 +0100 Kurt Jaeger wrote:

> Basically, I did this:

> gpart create -s gpt ad7
> newfs /dev/ad7

Wow! Don't do it. It may hurt. ;-)

Please, pay attention to gpart(8) (i.e. read the manual
carefully). One should create a specific partition and
only then create a file system upon it.

WBR, bsam

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