Subject: Re: md0a / md0 INSTALL prob
To: None <>
From: Izumi Tsutsui <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/10/2000 11:38:54
In <> wrote:

> I forgot to mention - this is on NetBSD/i386, so it's etc.i386/MAKEDEV
> that no longer generates md0a. Also, eg.
> src/distrib/i386/floppies/ramdisk/dot.profile
> has to have ROOTDEV changed from md0a to md0 etc..
> Why not just go back to having md0a?

md device does not have any partitions.
md0c does not mean a whole disk, but a `control device.'

I'll fix ROOTDEV and related definitions.
Some ports use /dev/md0 but others use /dev/md0a...
I didn't notice it. Sorry.
Izumi Tsutsui