Subject: Re: reworked idea for reducing BIOS headache.
To: Todd Whitesel <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: tech-install
Date: 10/02/1998 12:18:34
Todd Whitesel writes:
> Yes, and my solution to the BIOS geom problem is to distill out little
> pieces of pfdisk and insert them into the bootstrap loader,

We should not be doing that to the bootstrap loader. That is totally 
the wrong place for that.

If you want some sort of standalone code, that's okay, but the
bootstrap loader is *not* the place for this.