Subject: Re: disklabeling big disks
To: Bill Squier <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/03/1999 03:32:58
On Thu, 2 Dec 1999, Bill Squier wrote:
> There's probably a shorter way, but in situations like that, I recall doing:
> 	disklabel -e wd1
> 	:w /tmp/wd1.label (in vi)
> 	quit and answer "n" to re-edit label
> 	disklabel -r -R wd1 /tmp/wd1.label

Or even:
dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/rwd1d bs=1m count=1

 - Hubert

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