Subject: Re: Disklabel(5)/(8) ??
To: Bill Studenmund <>
From: Scott Reynolds <>
List: port-mac68k
Date: 10/07/1996 22:46:01
On Mon, 7 Oct 1996, Bill Studenmund wrote:

> What are "native" disklabels? If they're different from Apple's partitioning
> stuff, why do we want them?

- For consistency with virtually every other NetBSD port,
- for floppy disks, which are obviously not partitioned, and
- for the future where MacOS isn't necessary to boot NetBSD.

Admittedly that last is a bit of a reach, but I honestly hope not too