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Re: strange vnd disk behavior in -current (with ffs2?)

Adam Hamsik wrote:
On Oct,Thursday 30 2008, at 11:09 PM, Markus W Kilbinger wrote:
 dd if=/dev/zero of=temp.disk bs=1 seek=100000000 count=1
You are creating spare disk image here don't you ? AFAIK vnd doesnt support
spare images for now.

Just to clarify, I think he meant sparse disk image. This has been a problem/feature of vnd for some time. Try a larger block size/count and no seek.


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