Subject: Re: A new partition handling scheme: wedges
To: Charles M. Hannum <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 01/26/1998 16:21:31
On Jan 26, Charles M. Hannum wrote
> Uh, `what do you think you'd do?'  You'd put the device corresponding
> to the swap partition in /etc/fstab.
> Actually, since there's no default swap partition any more, the
> `NetBSD swap' type isn't needed.  Perhaps I should have said `NetBSD
> dump' -- although I think we should probably switch to configuring the
> dump partition explicitly.

Ok. I missed something :)
But in this case we need to be able to specify the dump partition. I don't
want to have to create a partiton only for dumps.

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.