svn commit: r216269 - head/sys/geom/part

Warner Losh imp at
Fri Dec 10 18:04:35 UTC 2010

From: Matthew Jacob <mj at>
> Geometry is still important.  Trying booting a USB flash drive on all 
> BIOS' with a 63/255 geometry instead of a 64/32 geometry.

At least most modern BIOSes I've had to deal with can be configured to
use packet mode which makes the problem go away...  Don't know if I'm
lucky or if that's really wide spread...


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