Subject: Re: reviving /etc/disktab?
To: Aymeric Vincent <>
From: David Laight <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 01/06/2006 23:51:44
On Fri, Jan 06, 2006 at 05:44:55PM +0100, Aymeric Vincent wrote:
>         Hi,
> in order to be able to mount (r/o) an Amiga floppy disk through a
> vnconfig + mount_ados, you need to get the geometry and the
> bsize,fsize,cpg values right because this information is used to
> locate the root block of the disk.
> This has to be provided in a disktab(5) file.

Couldn't it be specified as a mount option instead?
Or even add code to search for the root block? (if not specified)


David Laight: