Subject: Re: Braindamage in arm/disksubr.c
To: Izumi Tsutsui <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason R Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 08/28/2002 08:38:06
On Thu, Aug 29, 2002 at 12:16:09AM +0900, Izumi Tsutsui wrote:
> Maybe this is because arm/disksubr.c has MBR support
> but unlike i386 RAW_PART is 2 (not 3) and it does not
> have 'NetBSD parition' in its disklabels.
> So, if a disk has MBR and NetBSD partition in it is not located
> at the top, bounds_check_with_label() would fail.
As far as I can tell, MBRs and NetBSD disklabels cannot coexist on the
same disk with the ARM disksubr, and bounds_check_with_label() isn't
checking for the MBR location anyway.
-- Jason R. Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>