Subject: Re: NetBSD's swap partition ID
To: Greg Troxel <>
From: David Laight <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 02/24/2006 22:25:47
On Fri, Feb 24, 2006 at 04:23:07PM -0500, Greg Troxel wrote:
> If one wants to run Xen, one has to use grub, and grub seems to expect
> to use sectors after 0 for grub stage 1.5.

I'm not certain the the 'standard' allows the boot code to use the rest
of track zero.  ISTR that some BIOS use it.


David Laight: