Geom label lost after expanding partition

Olivier Cochard-Labbé olivier at
Thu Aug 16 17:53:41 UTC 2012

On Thu, Aug 16, 2012 at 6:30 PM, Kevin Oberman <kob6558 at> wrote:
> I have a GPT formatted disk where I recently expanded the size of a
> partition. I used "gpart resize -i 6 ada1" first to expand the
> partition to use the remaining free space and then growfs to modify
> the FFS file system to use the full partition. This was all done in
> single-user mode, of course, but when I enter "exit" to bring the
> system up, it failed to mount /usr. This was because /dev/ufs/usr did
> not exist!

I've met the same problem, check this PR for a dirty workaround:


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