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Re: gpt howto?
On Sun, 2008-02-10 at 19:23 +0200, Jukka Marin wrote:
> On Sun, Feb 10, 2008 at 05:32:49PM +0100, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> > I just had a look at it, and it looks like the gpt error message is
> > misleading. ktrace -i shows:
> > 15574 1 gpt NAMI "/dev/drvctl"
> > 15574 1 gpt RET open -1 errno 2 No such file or directory
> > 15574 1 gpt CALL close(3)
> > 15574 1 gpt RET close 0
> > 15574 1 gpt CALL write(2,0xbfbfdd80,5)
> > 15574 1 gpt GIO fd 2 wrote 5 bytes
> > "gpt: "
> > 15574 1 gpt RET write 5
> > 15574 1 gpt CALL write(2,0xbfbfddb0,0x1d)
> > 5574 1 gpt GIO fd 2 wrote 29 bytes
> > "unable to open device 'rwd0d'"
> > So I guess you don't have 'pseudo-device drvctl' in your kernel config
> > file ...
> Yes, so it seems.
> On Sun, Feb 10, 2008 at 10:41:34AM -0600, jakllsch%kollasch.net@localhost
> > Do you have 'pseudo-device drvctl' in your kernel? You need it.
> No, I didn't - and gpt(8) doesn't mention it.
> I added drvctl and now gpt worked - do I also need to greate a wedge
> on it before using newfs? Guess so.. this is all new to me.
Yes, you'll need to manually add/remove a wedge when dealing with gpt
> Thanks for the help!
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