Subject: Re: Unable to newfs logical disk in 1.6I-i386
To: Bill Studenmund <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/09/2002 21:14:52
On Wed, Oct 09, 2002 at 12:09:40PM -0700, Bill Studenmund wrote:
> That should be fine. All file systems leave a little space at the bottom
> of the file system for boot programs. ffs leaves 8k, and ext2fs leaves I
> think 2k. So the disklabel should be free & clear.

So maybe something got wrong with the disklabel, and disklabel protection
then ? sector 16 is at 8k from the start ...

Manuel Bouyer <>