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Re: install/46298: SWAP space pushing past disk geometry during system installation
The following reply was made to PR install/46298; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: James Carter <mind%kf7fjr.org@localhost>
Subject: Re: install/46298: SWAP space pushing past disk geometry during system
Date: Sat, 07 Apr 2012 07:54:29 -0700
I will repeat the same steps and post the steps and results.
On 04/07/2012 02:50 AM, Julian Fagir wrote:
> The following reply was made to PR install/46298; it has been noted by GNATS.
> From: Julian Fagir<gnrp%komkon2.de@localhost>
> To: gnats-bugs%NetBSD.org@localhost
> Subject: Re: install/46298: SWAP space pushing past disk geometry during
> system installation
> Date: Sat, 7 Apr 2012 11:49:56 +0200
> > >How-To-Repeat:
> > Create a virtual with a dynamic VDI disk, I made mine 10GB. Accept the
> > default (reasonable) geometry, use the entire disk, modify the
> > to include ONLY a root with autofill and swap. Everytime I went through
> > this installation make disk label would fail because the swap was
> > past the disk boundary.
> I tried to reproduce, but I don't really know what you did. What exactly is
> autofill? Extending the size to the start of the next partition, i.e.
> pressing 'b'? This worked for me as it should.
> sysinst rather does not touch any of the other partitions when you enlarge
> another one, it will complain afterwards that they overlap and throw you
> to partitioning.
> Could you please paste the created label and what *exactly* you did to get
> that label?
> Regards, Julian
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