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Re: disklabel trouble
Patrick Welche <prlw1%cam.ac.uk@localhost> typed:
: On Sat, Jul 16, 2011 at 09:26:18PM +0100, Patrick Welche wrote:
:> 030 39 30 32 31 3a 5c 20 20 20 20 0a 3a 70 61 23 38
: So, it seems that trailing spaces after the \ at the end of a disktab line
: completely confuse disklabel (or is it cgetnum()).
: This is illustrated by creating a "disktab" file containing
The backwards slash is there to escape/suppress the following newline
character. Each disktab entry is a single logical line. If you put
spaces after it, you're causing the line to be considered complete
at the newline character. This is not a bug.
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