Subject: Re: NetBSD-1.1(i386) + hard-disk
To: Michael Graff <>
From: Paul Apprich <>
List: port-i386
Date: 08/09/1996 22:21:17
	I have found that the optimum size for an MS-DOS FAT partition 
size is 504 MB long (504 * 1048576). This is the largest partition that 
uses 8k clustering. Anything larger gives an unacceptable slack space 
index IMHO ( >10% of total disk usage). A feasable situation would be the 

MS-DOS - ~504 MB
NetBSD - ~1100 MB