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Re: Anyone working on an automated install?

On Sat, 27 Oct 2012 08:38:11 +0100
David Laight <> wrote:

> # Zap existing mbr, should also hide any label
> dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/rwd0d count=1
> # Zap early part of disk, things can get confused
> dd if=/dev/zero of=/dev/rwd0d bs=1m count=2
> [...]
> The two zaps from /dev/zero are probably a good idea anyway (depending
> on what the dsk was used for before).

The first looks kind of redundant. Am I missing something?

3072D/F3A66B3A Julian Yon (2012 General Use) <>

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