Subject: Re: A new partition handling scheme: wedges
To: Charles M. Hannum <mycroft@MIT.EDU>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 01/26/1998 14:30:52
On Jan 26, Charles M. Hannum wrote
> You only need one partition in the MBR to boot (and you currently need
> that anyway).  The others can be in `extended' partitions.

One in the MBR for NetBSD, one for FreeBSD, one for Linux ...
This leave only one extended partition. How much partition
can we put in an extended partition ?
If we make recursive partitions, I wonder if Linux could read them ...

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.