Subject: Re: Max filesystem size
To: Jonathan Stone <jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU>
From: Dave McGuire <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/23/1999 16:53:28
On Fri, 23 Jul 1999, Jonathan Stone wrote:
>Yep. But if you also want to boot off these disks, you better create
>a root partition that's within the first 1.2gig, so that the PROM
>routines can read the kernel off the disk. 
>If you are sure you dont want to boot off your 9gig or 18gig drive,
>then you can happily newfs the 'c' partition.

  Must the *entire* partition be within the first 1.2gb, or does it just need
to start below that limit?

             -Dave McGuire