Subject: disklabel magic
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Peter Seebach <email@example.com>
Date: 08/20/1999 13:51:26
Now I'm really confused.
I'm still playing with trying to convert a splice. I can mount it and run
ls, but that's as far as I can get so far.
So, I'm experimenting with the idea that, since the first disk has a 32 block
offset, the second probably does too.
Unfortunately, I can't seem to create disk labels with a partition with a 32
block offset that stick. I get
disklabel: warning, unused partition d: size 13281376 offset 32
I know i386 has special rules for at least c and d, and I think they have
special rules for a. What's with alpha disklabels? Shouldn't I be able to
g: bignum 32 unused 0 0