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Re: misc/45695: fdisk(8) has misleading naming of logical partitions
The following reply was made to PR misc/45695; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: David Holland <dholland-bugs%netbsd.org@localhost>
Subject: Re: misc/45695: fdisk(8) has misleading naming of logical partitions
Date: Thu, 8 Dec 2011 12:14:16 +0000
On Thu, Dec 08, 2011 at 01:10:01AM +0000, gnrp%komkon2.de@localhost wrote:
> fdisk(8) has no mention of the word 'logical' partition, but always
> talks about extended partitions. This is misleading, there is only
> one extended partition (though several EBRs), the inner ones are
> usually called logical partitions.
Doesn't that depend on whose documentation you've been reading?
David A. Holland
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