New BSD Installer
devin.teske at fisglobal.com
Tue Feb 14 23:36:44 UTC 2012
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-freebsd-stable at freebsd.org [mailto:owner-freebsd-
> stable at freebsd.org] On Behalf Of Mike Andrews
> Sent: Tuesday, February 14, 2012 1:11 PM
> To: freebsd-stable at freebsd.org
> Subject: Re: New BSD Installer
> On 2/14/2012 3:05 PM, Devin Teske wrote:
> > Please don't get rid of fdisk or bsdlabel as they are (and forever will be)
> > required to do things like:
> > 1. scripted formatting of a thumb drive
> > 2. automated probing of disk information (fdisk -p)
> > 3. Other tasks that are not suitably handled by curses-based utilities
> > For example, the following command will create a second Windows partition on
> > thumb drive without user interaction:
> > echo "p 2 0x0c * *" | fdisk -f - /dev/da0
> > If you take away fdisk, how am I supposed to achieve the above?
> /sbin/gpart add -t 12 -i 2 da0
I stand corrected.
Ok, remove at-will but not before 10.0 please. Looking for 9.x to be the
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