Subject: Re: mounting non-BSD partitions.
To: Brian Hechinger <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/20/1997 17:32:30
Brian Hechinger writes:
> let's look at a Solaris style slice.
> /dev/dsk/c0t3d0s0
> c = controller
> t = SCSI id
> d = uhm, i forget


> s = slice (where slice in Solaris is equal to a, b, c, etc in NetBSD)

We have LUNs, too. If we go to SysV notation, we should go all the
way, and not be incompatible. If we roll our own, we should make it
less fugugly.