Subject: Re: Disklabel ioctls (was Re: nore on disk ...)
To: Ty Sarna <>
From: Ken Hornstein <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 11/15/1995 23:47:02
>whatever. This could get difficult with ports like i386 where the raw
>partition is wierd. (Why isn't c the whole disk and d the NetBSD part?
>And is there a reason NetBSD partions aren't made as individual
>partitions in the DOS partition table?)

I was under the impression that there can only be 4 partitions in a DOS
partition table.  But I could be wrong.

(I also think the partition c - partition d mess is a leftover from 386BSD).