Subject: Re: A random thought about partitioning
To: Kevin P. Neal <>
From: John Hawkinson <jhawk@MIT.EDU>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 08/11/2000 21:30:06
| Disklabel programs that try to be smart and prevent people from doing
| dangerous things in my experience are a PITA.

Prevention is different from warning.
A warning is perfectly reasonable, and should be implemented.
(Code to do so is quite welcome).

Whether an override should be necessary is a long debate.