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install/42521: NetBSD Hijacks FreeBSD Partition

>Number:         42521
>Category:       install
>Synopsis:       NetBSD Hijacks FreeBSD Partition
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       high
>Responsible:    install-manager
>State:          open
>Class:          change-request
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Sat Dec 26 17:35:00 +0000 2009
>Originator:     Frank Mitchell
>Release:        Latest
FreeBSD User
NetBSD's Install Utility seems pre-programmed to grab any UFS Partition it 
sees, including the one containing your FreeBSD Setup. Then your entire FreeBSD 
contents vanish, though I'm told they can be recovered with a utility on the 
Linux Rescue Disk. In the latest NetBSD Version there seems to be no way of 
avoiding this happening.
Reserve two UFS Partions. Install FreeBSD on one, then NetBSD on the other.
Modify the NetBSD Install Utility to highlight this as an option.

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