Subject: Re: New fdisk program
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From: David Laight <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/30/2003 20:40:56
On Wed, Apr 30, 2003 at 12:09:49PM -0700, Greywolf wrote:
> Thus spake David Laight ("DL> ") sometime Today...
> DL> I've made it much easier to update the boot code (it used to be almost
> DL> impossible to put in a different copy of the boot code).
> DL>     fdisk -c mbr_bootsel /dev/rwd0d
> DL> will put the mbr_bootsel code from /usr/mdec into wd0.
> It would be handier, dare I say, for the reverse to be true, i.e.
> 	fdisk -c mbr_bootsel wd0
> to stuff it onto /dev/rwd0d.

Actually it does!
(I hadn't checked deeply enough into the code that opens the raw
disk when I wrote the above.)


David Laight: