Subject: Re: MAXPARTITIONS (kern/18256)
To: David Laight <>
From: Emmanuel Dreyfus <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 06/16/2003 22:03:18
> What you need to do is separate out the size of disklabel that the
> system can support from the size that can be saved on any given disk.
> Currently these two numbers are tied hard together.

I understand why the disklabel maximum size can differ accross disks,
but I don't understand how it can differ accross archs.

And for the maximum size supported for a disk: do we have a minimum for
any disk?

Emmanuel Dreyfus