Subject: Re: should sysinst change MBR_PTYPE_386BSD to MBR_PTYPE_NETBSD?
To: Robert Elz <kre@munnari.OZ.AU>
From: David Laight <>
List: tech-install
Date: 06/15/2003 21:48:46
>   | I believe that you'd need a custom kernel without
>   | COMPAT_386BSD_MBRPART to actually do that, though.
> I don't think so, the kernel will use a 169 if it is found, the
> COMPAT option just allows it to fall back to a 165 if there is
> no 169.

That is also my understanding of the kernel code.
The kernel has no support for partition relative 165 partitions.


David Laight: