Subject: Re: Accessing HFS partition (from /i386)
To: Joel CARNAT <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Bill Stouder-Studenmund <email@example.com>
Date: 12/13/2007 19:12:49
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On Tue, Dec 04, 2007 at 07:55:16AM +0000, David Laight wrote:
Sorry for the delay.
> On Thu, Nov 29, 2007 at 10:01:29PM +0100, Joel CARNAT wrote:
> > Hello,
> > I have an HFS partition on an USB disk.
> > If if plug it on a Mac Mini, running 4.0_RC3/macppc, I can get the disk
> > label :
> > # /dev/rsd1c:
> > type: SCSI
> > ...
> > On a 4.99.36/i386 box, I plugged the same disk but I just can't get the
> > disklabel, nor can I mount the partition:
> Isn't the ppc big-endian?
> I don't think there is support for byte-swapping disklabels anywhere.
Shouldn't really matter, as we want to read the APM labeling. Which is=20
explicitly big-endian. :-)
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