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Re: mounting by wedge name

On Sat, Mar 14, 2009 at 01:01:22PM +0000, David Brownlee wrote:
> On Fri, 13 Mar 2009, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> >On Fri, Mar 13, 2009 at 12:18:12AM +0000, David Brownlee wrote:
> >>    Could the system expose any devices found by DKWEDGE_METHOD_BSDLABEL
> >>    additionally as wd/sd devices? That could provide compatability...
> >
> >AFAIK the wd/sd device are still there. But as dk(4) has opened the
> >block device it can't be mounted any more ...
>       In the event of dk claiming the block device can we make wd attach
>       to dk instead (for compat)?

dk attaches to wd, so no, it's not possible without major code rework.

Manuel Bouyer <>
     NetBSD: 26 ans d'experience feront toujours la difference

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