Subject: Re: Direct disk editing & regenerating partition info.
To: Greywolf <email@example.com>
From: Greg A. Woods <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/23/2002 14:52:44
[ On Thursday, May 23, 2002 at 11:02:17 (-0700), Greywolf wrote: ]
> Subject: Re: Direct disk editing & regenerating partition info.
> I meant that sun sprinkles a few backup disklabels in weird spots on the
> disk such that if the master disklabel gets clobbered by something else
> (REDHAT/SPARC comes to mind :/ ), Solaris can recover the old label.
You're not confusing disk labels with filesystem superblocks are you?
(if so then those are not "weird spots", but highly predictable spots! :-)
Greg A. Woods
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