Subject: Re: NetBSD's swap partition ID
To: Zbigniew Baniewski <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Chavdar Ivanov <email@example.com>
Date: 02/24/2006 15:32:31
2006/2/24, Zbigniew Baniewski <firstname.lastname@example.org>:
> On Fri, Feb 24, 2006 at 08:41:23AM -0500, Greg Troxel wrote:
> > my opinion is that on an i386 one should use the fdisk partition table =
> > make life easier.
> My problem was, that I wanted to have 3 OS-es on the disk: FreeDOS, Linux
> (together with swap it makes 2 more partitions), and NetBSD.
> Yes, I was able to use disklabel - although I can't understand the
> benefits(?) of such additional complication. What for? Just because a lon=
> time ago in such way it was made on the PDP-11?
Because it works on ALL supported architectures; fdisk is ONLY x86/amd64.
> pozdrawiam / regards
> Zbigniew Baniewski