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Re: port-amd64/51216: Can't create wedges on a large (3TB) disk, gpt is ok but dkctl gives an error message
The following reply was made to PR port-amd64/51216; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: christos%zoulas.com@localhost (Christos Zoulas)
To: gnats-bugs%NetBSD.org@localhost, port-amd64-maintainer%netbsd.org@localhost,
gnats-admin%netbsd.org@localhost, netbsd-bugs%netbsd.org@localhost, m33%tok715.net@localhost
Subject: Re: port-amd64/51216: Can't create wedges on a large (3TB) disk, gpt is ok but dkctl gives an error message
Date: Mon, 6 Jun 2016 12:48:57 -0400
On Jun 6, 4:35pm, mlelstv%serpens.de@localhost (Michael van Elst) wrote:
-- Subject: Re: port-amd64/51216: Can't create wedges on a large (3TB) disk,
| Maybe, but much of the confusion must have come from using commands in the /dev
| directory. Tools like gpt interpret device names (e.g. wd0) and automatically
| select the raw device.... unless there is a file 'wd0' in the local directory.
| That functionality should be changed. If you need a file in the local directory
| it should be written like ./wd0.
Yes, this has caused problems before! Let's change it.
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