Subject: Re: new disklabels - part2
To: Frank van der Linden <>
From: Todd Whitesel <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 09/22/1999 16:51:53
> I have put all mails on the subject from tech-kern (from januari 1998
> already) in

Finally got around to reading this last night.

I believe the problem of assigning drivers to disk partitions is very
similar (if not operationally equivalent) to the problem of managing
device nodes for USB and PCMCIA and any other hot-pluggable hierarchy
of devices.

	sd0 at scsibus0 target 0
	raw0 at sd0 lun 0
	mbr0 at raw0
	dosfs0 at mbr0 partition 0
	dosfs1 at mbr0 partition 1
	bsdlabel0 at mbr0 partition 3
	ffs0 at bsdlabel0 partition 0
	swap0 at bsdlabel0 partition 1
	ffs1 at bsdlabel0 partition 4

	/dev/ffs0	/	ffs	rw
	/dev/ffs1	/usr	ffs	rw
	/dev/swap0	none	swap
	/dev/dosfs0	/c	msdos	ro
	/dev/dosfs1	/d	msdos	ro


Todd Whitesel
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