Subject: Re: disklabel number of partition ?
To: Richard PLOIX <>
From: Ignatios Souvatzis <>
List: tech-net
Date: 06/30/2000 21:27:05
On Fri, Jun 30, 2000 at 10:25:31AM +0200, Richard PLOIX wrote:
> I want to know if it is possible to have more than 8 partitions in the
> disklabel ?
> for example : sd0a, sd0b, sd0c, sd0d, sd0e, sd0f, sd0g, sd0h, 
> and now for an extra disk, I need an other partition, sd0i.
> I need this for my 5th msdos partition.
> or in a last use, is it possible to make it on disklabel sd1?

Now I'm sure I don't know what you want...

do you want an additional disk? It has its own disk label/partition table.

do you want more partitions on the same disk? Then proceed as adviced a 
few messages ago.