Subject: Re: reworked idea for reducing BIOS headache.
To: Charles M. Hannum <>
From: Todd Whitesel <>
List: tech-install
Date: 09/29/1998 20:28:26
> This would all be a fine and elegant solution -- except that there is
> no such thing as `MBR geometry information'.

Okay, so set the first partition in the MBR to cover the whole disk minus
the first track, type it to NetBSD, and put a disklabel in that partition.

It's duplicating more code than I wanted, but if that's what it takes, fine.


Todd Whitesel
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