Subject: Re: README: changes to config, to support dump device configuration
To: Jason Thorpe <>
From: Jim Wise <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/14/1997 20:07:34
On Sat, 14 Jun 1997, Jason Thorpe wrote:

> It follows the same rules as the old "wildcarded swap" device used to...
> 	If root device is a disk, dumps go on partition 'b' of that
> 	disk.  Else, disable dumps.
> Swap is now totally unrelated to dumps.

Perhaps a dumpon() API is in order, sometime down the road?

				Jim Wise