Subject: re: sysinst problems
To: David Maxwell <email@example.com>
From: matthew green <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/07/2004 13:33:03
On Tue, 07 Dec 2004, matthew green wrote:
> raidframe is one reason to use overlapping disklabels. i've in the
> past done this so that i can access the in-raid filesystem on a kernel
> that was lacking raidframe support...
> i've also setup dumps directly to this partition, rather than via the
> raidframe device. then savecore finds it in swap like normal...
Those are good reasons for disklabel to allow it to be done(*). I don't
think they're a strong argument for sysinst to make it easy to do so
oh sure. i was merely providing an actual case where it is useful.