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Re: SOLVED (Re: How to create a large filesystem?)
On Tue, Feb 24, 2009 at 08:06:24AM +0200, Martti Kuparinen wrote:
> Now that I think more about this, the reason why I had dk0 after a clean
> installation might be because I had Debian 5.0 on this host before
> NetBSD... So I think NetBSD won't create this automatically on new hosts.
Yes, but unless someone has fixed it in the past few months, NetBSD *will*
interpret the backup copy of the GPT partition table -- after the primary
has been overwritten -- instead of a perfectly good MBR and disklabel.
This can get quite ugly.
Thor Lancelot Simon
"Even experienced UNIX users occasionally enter rm *.* at the UNIX
prompt only to realize too late that they have removed the wrong
segment of the directory structure." - Microsoft WSS whitepaper
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